Supreme Court Nominations
562 ABA Journal Supreme Court Nominations articles.
Barrett won’t give her opinion on ‘contentious matter’ of climate change
Are climate change and global warming happening? U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett said she wouldn't comment on the "contentious matter" at her confirmation hearing Wednesday.
Oct 14, 2020 5:37 PM CDT
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‘I hope that you aren’t suggesting that I don’t have my own mind,’ Barrett tells senator
Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the U.S. Supreme Court nominee, pushed back Wednesday when Democratic Sen. Christopher Coons of Delaware contrasted decisions of the late Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Antonin Scalia.
Oct 14, 2020 2:09 PM CDT
SCOTUS nominee says she’d keep an open mind about cameras in the high court
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett said Wednesday her federal appeals court has allowed video recording of oral arguments, and she would keep an open mind about the issue in the high court.
Oct 14, 2020 12:00 PM CDT
Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett agreed with the statement that no one is above the law during questioning at her confirmation hearing on Tuesday. But Barrett did not comment…
Oct 14, 2020 9:55 AM CDT
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As the third day of questioning begins, here’s what you might have missed.
Oct 14, 2020 8:00 AM CDT
Sen. Booker complains of rushed nomination process for Barrett, notes Notre Dame profs’ call for delay
Democratic Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey posed a series of questions to U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Tuesday, eliciting an unequivocal statement that she condemns white supremacy. But Barrett mostly avoided other questions premised on current events.
Oct 13, 2020 6:11 PM CDT
After seeing George Floyd video, Barrett says she wept with her daughter
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett said Tuesday it’s obvious that racism still exists in the United States, and it is personal for her multiracial family.
Oct 13, 2020 4:17 PM CDT
Barrett says she doesn’t see Roe v. Wade as ‘super precedent’
Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the U.S. Supreme Court nominee, has acknowledged that seven cases are “super precedent,” but Roe v. Wade isn’t one of them.
Oct 13, 2020 2:53 PM CDT
SCOTUS nominee Barrett says she’s not ‘hostile’ to the Affordable Care Act
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett said during her confirmation hearing Tuesday she is not "hostile" to the Affordable Care Act or to any statute passed by Congress.
Oct 13, 2020 12:58 PM CDT
Would Barrett recuse in 2020 election case? She spoke of appearances but didn’t answer the question
U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett emphasized during her nomination hearing Tuesday that she has made no commitments to rule a certain way in conversations with President Donald Trump, his staff members or anyone else.
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