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Clinton says she may not choose Garland for Supreme Court (access required)

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said she wouldn’t be bound by President Barack Obama’s nomination of Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court, hinting that she would consider a bolder choice if she takes office in January with the seat still ...

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Supreme Court declines to restore early voting in Ohio (access required)

Voters

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to restore a week of early voting in swing-state Ohio, a decision denounced by Democrats but praised by the state’s Republican elections chief, who noted voters can still begin casting ...

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What Clinton won’t say: Whether Garland is her high court pick (access required)

Hillary Clinton has started talking to reporters again, but there’s still a big question she hasn’t answered: Would she renominate Merrick Garland to the open seat on the Supreme Court? Garland, President Barack Obama’s nominee to the high court, has ...

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A mystery solved: Where is Scalia buried? (access required)

FAIRFAX, Va. — Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia’s funeral was attended by thousands and carried on live television, but when the hearse pulled away from the church and headed to his burial site, his family asked for privacy and Supreme ...

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Trump says Ginsburg should quit top court after ‘faker’ jab (access required)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Republican Donald Trump called for Ruth Bader Ginsburg to resign from the U.S. Supreme Court after she said he was a “faker” and thrust herself into presidential politics to an unprecedented degree for a justice in the modern era. Trump, his ...

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Ginsburg doesn’t want to envision a Trump win (access required)

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

WASHINGTON — Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she doesn’t want to think about the possibility of Donald Trump winning the White House, and she predicts the next president — “whoever she will be” — will have a few appointments to ...

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