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Associated Press
July 09, 2018 - 8:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is going down to the wire as he makes his choice on a replacement for retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy, but he says with his final four options "you can't go wrong." Trump spoke to reporters Sunday afternoon before returning to Washington from...
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July 05, 2018 - 12:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Liberal groups prepping for battle over the Supreme Court vacancy say senators who back abortion rights can't settle for statements that the nominee will respect legal precedent. They say whomever President Donald Trump selects must explicitly say they support the rights to...
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Associated Press
July 03, 2018 - 8:48 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has interviewed four prospective Supreme Court justices and had plans to meet with a few more as his White House aggressively mobilizes to select a replacement for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy. Eager to build suspense, Trump wouldn't divulge whom he's...
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July 02, 2018 - 3:54 pm
By CATHERINE LUCEY and KEN THOMAS , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump interviewed four prospective Supreme Court justices Monday and planned to speak with a few more, as he powered forward with a speedy selection process to fill the fresh vacancy. Speaking to reporters at...
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Associated Press
July 02, 2018 - 9:24 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Sen. Susan Collins, a key vote on President Donald Trump's pick for the Supreme Court, said Sunday she would oppose any nominee she believed would overturn the landmark Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion. The White House is focusing on five to seven potential...
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June 27, 2018 - 2:21 pm
By MARK SHERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement Wednesday, giving President Donald Trump the chance to cement conservative control of the high court. The 81-year-old Kennedy said in a statement he is stepping down after more than...
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Associated Press
June 27, 2018 - 10:41 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the Supreme Court ruling on union fees (all times local): 10:15 a.m. President Donald Trump is hailing a Supreme Court ruling on union fees, asserting that it amounts to a "Big loss for the coffers of the Democrats!" Trump tweeted shortly after the Supreme Court...
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June 26, 2018 - 12:21 pm
By MARK SHERMAN and JESSICA GRESKO , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court effectively put an end Tuesday to a California law that forces anti-abortion crisis pregnancy centers to provide information about abortion. The 5-4 ruling also casts doubts on similar laws in Hawaii and...
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Associated Press
June 25, 2018 - 10:53 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is ordering Washington courts to take a new look at the case of a florist who refused to provide services for the wedding of two men because of her religious objection to same-sex marriage. The justices' order Monday means the court is passing for now on the...
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June 22, 2018 - 4:07 pm
By MARK SHERMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Police generally need a warrant to look at records that reveal where cellphone users have been, the Supreme Court ruled Friday in a big victory for privacy interests in the digital age. The justices' 5-4 decision marks a big change in how police...
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