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Donald Trump demonstrates respect for neither Ruth Bader Ginsburg, nor the rules
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Donald Trump demonstrates respect for neither Ruth Bader Ginsburg, nor the rules

In the context of some epic cheating, jamming yet another of Donald Trump's nominees onto the Supreme Court as the clock runs out is nothing

Donald Trump address to US Congress: Key highlights of president's conciliatory speech
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Donald Trump address to US Congress: Key highlights of president's conciliatory speech

Heralding a "new chapter of American greatness," President Donald Trump stood before Congress for the first time Tuesday night and issued a broad call for creating new jobs, overhauling the nation's health care system and significantly boosting military spending.

Is Neil Gorsuch, Donald Trump's pick for the US Supreme Court's approach to law apt for 2017?
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Is Neil Gorsuch, Donald Trump's pick for the US Supreme Court's approach to law apt for 2017?

Donald Trump has picked Neil Gorsuch, a young conservative, as the next justice to fill the vacant seat in the eight-judge bench in the US Supreme Court. Trump's next battle, however, will be to confirm Gorsuch whose legacy will likely outlive the presidency.

Neil Gorsuch is new Supreme Court justice: Will he function independently or be another Trump puppet
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Neil Gorsuch is new Supreme Court justice: Will he function independently or be another Trump puppet

If confirmed, Neil Gorsuch will take the place of the late Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. For such an anticipated move, the appointment is unsurprising.

Donald Trump names Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court nominee on Facebook Live
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Donald Trump names Neil Gorsuch as Supreme Court nominee on Facebook Live

The US President Donald Trump took to Facebook Live to name Neil Gorsuch to fill the Supreme Court spot that has been vacant for nearly a year since the sudden death of former Chief Justice Antonin Scalia.

Donald Trump picks conservative judge Neil Gorsuch to fill supreme court vacancy
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Donald Trump picks conservative judge Neil Gorsuch to fill supreme court vacancy

Neil Gorsuch, named Tuesday as President Donald Trump's nominee to the US Supreme Court, has a solidly conservative pedigree that has earned him comparison to the combative justice he would replace, Antonin Scalia.

Why the United States Supreme Court matters: Its decisions affect rich and poor Americans alike
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Why the United States Supreme Court matters: Its decisions affect rich and poor Americans alike

Supreme Court nominations are always important because a justice can serve a quarter century or more. B

All you need to know about Merrick Garland, Obama's nominee for US Supreme Court
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All you need to know about Merrick Garland, Obama's nominee for US Supreme Court

President Barack Obama announced his nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, praising the judge as a brilliant legal mind respected on "both sides of the aisle."

Obama nominates Merrick Garland, not Sri Srinivasan, to Supreme Court
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Obama nominates Merrick Garland, not Sri Srinivasan, to Supreme Court

President Barack Obama called Merrick Garland one of the country's "sharpest legal minds".

Sri Srinivasan one of two men being considered for US SC bench by Barack Obama
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Sri Srinivasan one of two men being considered for US SC bench by Barack Obama

Indian-American legal luminary Sri Srinivasan is among the two persons zeroed in on by US President Barack Obama for the post of Supreme Court judge

Nothing doing! Republicans rule out hearing for Barack Obama's nominee to Supreme Court
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Nothing doing! Republicans rule out hearing for Barack Obama's nominee to Supreme Court

The Republican Senators in the Senate Judiciary Committee insisted that the choice lay with President Obama's successor.

Lawyers' body requests Obama to nominate South Asian to Supreme Court
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Lawyers' body requests Obama to nominate South Asian to Supreme Court

US President Barack Obama has been requested by a lawyers' body and a Congresswoman to nominate a South-Asian American to the Supreme Court to fill up the vacancy caused by the sudden death of conservative icon Justice Antonin Scalia.

Three Indian-Americans could be US Supreme Court judge nominees
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Three Indian-Americans could be US Supreme Court judge nominees

Three Indian-American legal luminaries may be among the possible candidates whom US President Barack Obama could nominate as a Supreme Court judge following the sudden death of conservative icon Justice Antonin Scalia.

Antonin Scalia replacement: Supreme Court fight gives democrats fuel to regain Senate control
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Antonin Scalia replacement: Supreme Court fight gives democrats fuel to regain Senate control

Republican lawmakers and presidential candidates hardened their positions on blocking a move by Obama to fill the SC seat left by the late Justice Antonin Scalia, a lifetime appointment that would help decide some of the most divisive issues facing Americans.

US Supreme Court Judge Scalia's replacement: Sri Srinivasan, Obama-nominated Indian-American could challenge Republicans
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US Supreme Court Judge Scalia's replacement: Sri Srinivasan, Obama-nominated Indian-American could challenge Republicans

One possible contender to replace Justice Antonin Scalia on the US Supreme Court is an Indian-American appeals court judge, Sri Srinivasan, who has pro-business credentials and a stellar resume.