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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens was remembered as a 'brilliant man' during ceremony

One year ago   |   By WBALTV

The 99-year-old Stevens died last week after suffering a stroke. Justice Elena Kagan, who replaced Stevens on the court after he retired in 2010, spoke during a brief ceremony, calling Stevens modest and humble.
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On his way to pay respects to late justice, Trump hurls insults at 'The Squad'

On his way to pay respects to late justice, Trump hurls insults at 'The Squad'

One year ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump left the White House Monday, headed to the Supreme Court with his wife to pay respects to the late Justice John Paul Stevens. But on his way, he decided to let loose another wave of criticism against the four congresswomen who have been the target of his ire of late. Referring to Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar and Ayanna Pressley as "The Sqaud," the president said that the lawmakers - all progressive freshmen and women of color - were “a very Racist group of troublemakers who are young, inexperienced, and not very smart.” “They are pulling...
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Trump to pay respects to late Justice John Paul Stevens

Trump to pay respects to late Justice John Paul Stevens

One year ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump is going to pay his respects to the late Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens.
Trump tweeted Monday morning, "Going with First Lady to pay our respects to Justice Stevens. Leaving now!"
Stevens retired from the court in 2010 and died last week in Florida at age 99. His body is in repose in the court's Great Hall.
Six of Stevens' former colleagues were at the court to pay their respects in a ceremony .
Stevens will be buried in a private ceremony Tuesday at Arlington National Cemetery. The public can pay their respects to him until 8 p.m. EDT Monday.
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Stevens' colleagues pay respects in Supreme Court ceremony

One year ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court says six former colleagues of the late John Paul Stevens are joining in a ceremony at the court honoring the long-serving justice, who died last week in Florida at age 99.
Justice Elena Kagan is expected to speak in the court's Great Hall, where Stevens' body will lie in repose. Kagan replaced Stevens when he retired in 2010.
Chief Justice John Roberts and Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Samuel Alito and Sonia Sotomayor also will be on hand, joined by retired Justice Anthony Kennedy.
Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg says the other justices are unable to attend...
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