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The Supreme Court's Legitimacy Is Now in Question

2 seconds ago   |   NY Times

Brazen politics in Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation process threatens the court's standing with the public.
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Do the Senate candidates in Massachusetts support changes to the Supreme Court?

Do the Senate candidates in Massachusetts support changes to the Supreme Court?

13 minutes ago   |   WCVB

Candidates for U.S. Senate - Sen. Ed Markey and Kevin O'Connor - answer a question about whether they would support term limits for Supreme Court Justices or increasing the...
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Sen. Murkowski's show of support gives Amy Coney Barrett extra boost for Supreme Court vote

2 hours ago   |   ABC

Only one Republican, Sen. Susan Collins of Maine, is now expected to vote against the conservative judge.
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Polish protesters target church masses over near-total abortion ban

2 hours ago   |   National Post

WARSAW - Hundreds of people protested during mass at Polish churches on Sunday against a court ruling that amounts to a near-total ban on abortion, with some spraying slogans...
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Barrett's Confirmation Will Be a Travesty of Democracy

4 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Amy Coney Barrett is heading for confirmation but supreme court and Senate reform is possible if Biden wins and acts fast
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Barrett Supreme Court confirmation to edge closer with Sunday vote

5 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate on Sunday plans to move closer toward a final confirmation vote on President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney...
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U.S. Supreme Court nominee Barrett often rules for police in excessive force cases

5 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

In her three years as a federal appeals court judge, U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has consistently sided with police or prison guards accused of using excessive...
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Judge Barrett a reformer for higher education

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Conservatives greeted the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court with enthusiasm for her originalist interpretation of the law, but all students who care...
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Positive Sports Alliance tries to replace missing elements of HS season

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Most student-athletes in Boston are missing out on fall sports right now due to COVID-19 restrictions, but starting on Wednesday, that time lost is about to be made up for as...
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Police say Des Moines man sexually abused minor for 7 years

Police say Des Moines man sexually abused minor for 7 years

12 hours ago   |   KCCI

Court documents state that Joseph Pray sexually abused a child between 2011 and 2018 at his Des Moines residence.
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Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes US Archbishop Gregory

Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes US Archbishop Gregory

VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis on Sunday named 13 new cardinals, including Washington D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who would become the first Black U.S. prelate to earn the... Read more ...

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

Vice President Pence to keep up travel despite contact with infected aide

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Lee Kun-Hee, chairman of Samsung, dead at 78

SEOUL, South Korea - Samsung says Lee Kun-Hee, the ailing chairman of Samsung Electronics, has died. A Samsung statement says Lee died on Sunday with his family members... Read more ...

Rays vs. Dodgers Game 4 ending: Separating the World Series heroes from the...

Rays vs. Dodgers Game 4 ending: Separating the World Series heroes from the goats

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Reports: Vice President Pence adviser tests positive for coronavirus

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NFL picks, predictions against spread Week 7: Steelers stay perfect; 49ers edge Patriots; Packers rebound

In our picks and predictions against the spread for Week 7 of the 2020 NFL season, the Steelers stay undefeated by handing the Titans their first loss while the 49ers extend... Read more ...