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Amy Coney Barrett could reshape the Supreme Court

Supreme Court | Pro-lifers, conservatives praise Trump’s third SCOTUS pick
by Harvest Prude
Posted 9/26/20, 05:57 pm

Former Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died last week of metastatic pancreatic cancer, became a cultural icon for the left: Her “notorious RGB” nickname and an image of her wearing a gold crown adorned canvas bags, T-shirts, and coffee mugs. 

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Trump nominates Barrett to Supreme Court

by Kyle Ziemnick
Posted 9/26/20, 05:49 pm

WASHINGTON—As she accepted her nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court on Saturday, Judge Amy Coney Barrett praised the woman she was picked to replace, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “She has won the admiration of women across the country and indeed all across the world,” Barrett said from the White House Rose Garden. After Ginsburg died on Sept. 18, President Donald Trump quickly began the process to name her successor.

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Ginsburg honored at Supreme Court

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 9/23/20, 01:36 pm

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s former law clerks lined the steps to the U.S. Supreme Court as members of the court’s police force carried her flag-draped casket into the Great Hall on Wednesday. By early morning, nearly 200 people had gathered outside to pay their respects. The other eight justices met the casket for a private ceremony inside the closed building. Ginsburg died of metastatic pancreatic cancer on Friday at age 87.

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