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Trump gets historic chance to shift Supreme Court to right

Jun 28, 2018 - 10:12 AM

Justice Anthony Kennedy's departure at the end of July will give US President Donald Trump the opportunity to appoint his second justice to the 9-seat bench, which exerts a deep and far-reaching influence on American life.

SUPREME COURT. A view of the US Supreme Court during their last public session before the summer break June 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. File photo by Brendan Smialowski/AFP

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, April 19, 2018

Apr 19, 2018 - 12:20 PM

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US President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel meet in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, on March 17, 2017. File photo by Saul Loeb/AFP

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Filipino immigrant fighting deportation wins U.S. Supreme Court case

Apr 18, 2018 - 3:00 PM

Conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch joins in a 5-4 ruling stating that the legal definition of a crime of violence – which is being used to deport Philippines-born James Garcia Dimaya – is too vague

SURPRISE VOTE. In this file photo taken on April 10, 2017 Neil Gorsuch speaks after he was sworn-in as an associate justice of the US Supreme Court in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, DC. Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Neil Gorsuch sworn in as U.S. Supreme Court justice

Apr 11, 2017 - 7:50 AM

Neil Gorsuch s swearing in retilts the bench to the right as he filled the seat left vacant by last year s death of conservative icon Antonin Scalia

NEWEST JUSTICE. US Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., administers the Constitutional Oath to Judge Neil M. Gorsuch in the Justices’ Conference Room, Supreme Court Building. Mrs. Louise Gorsuch holds the Bible. Credit: Franz Jantzen, Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States

After fierce battle, Gorsuch confirmed to U.S. Supreme Court

Apr 08, 2017 - 12:15 AM

UPDATED The White House says Neil Gorsuch will be sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts on Monday morning April 10 in a private ceremony

Republicans go 'nuclear,' clear way for Trump court pick

Apr 07, 2017 - 8:45 AM

A final vote on Gorsuch is now set for Friday April 7 and his confirmation is all but assured

GO OR NO? Neil Gorsuch, in an undated photograph. Photo courtesy White House/Twitter @GorsuchFacts

U.S. Senate moment of truth nears with Gorsuch vote

Apr 06, 2017 - 2:39 PM

Political moves could bulldoze century old Senate traditions and potentially do irreparable damage to the deliberative body

GO OR NO? Neil Gorsuch, in an undated photograph. Photo courtesy White House/Twitter @GorsuchFacts

U.S. Senate showdown looms over Trump's Supreme Court pick

Apr 04, 2017 - 8:52 AM

The growing opposition to Neil Gorsuch by Democrats means Republicans are likely to ram through a deeply controversial change to Senate rules in order to ensure his confirmation as the next Supreme Court justice

UP FOR CONFIRMATION. In this file photo, Neil M. Gorsuch testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on his nomination to be an associate justice of the US Supreme Court during a hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, DC on March 21, 2017. Mandel Ngan/AFP

U.S. Senate girds for battle over Trump Supreme Court pick

Apr 02, 2017 - 1:28 PM

It is a very public game of political chicken that could shape the makeup of the US Supreme Court for years to come and unravel any remaining pretense of bipartisanship in the upper chamber of Congress

DONALD'S PICK. In this file photo, Judge Neil Gorsuch (C) and his wife Marie Louise look on, after US President Donald Trump nominated him for the Supreme Court, at the White House in Washington, DC, on January 31, 2017. Brendan Smialowski/AFP

U.S. Supreme Court nominee on Trump: 'No man above the law'

Mar 22, 2017 - 7:22 AM

Neil Gorsuch: Nobody is above the law in this country and that includes the president of the United States

FACING THE SENATE. Neil M. Gorsuch testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on his nomination to be an associate justice of the US Supreme Court during a hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building in Washington, DC on March 21, 2017. Mandel Ngan/AFP

Trump nominates conservative Gorsuch to U.S. Supreme Court

Feb 01, 2017 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED Trump s pick fills the long vacant ninth position on the bench – empty since Antonin Scalia died in February 2016 – and tilts the balance of the court back in the conservatives favor

SCOTUS PICK. Judge Neil Gorsuch (C) and his wife Marie Louise look on, after US President Donald Trump nominated him for the Supreme Court, at the White House in Washington, DC, on January 31, 2017. Brendan Smialowski/AFP