Supreme Court nominations - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Supreme Court nominations


'For law and order in troubled times:' Guevarra declines 'last' chance for SC

Jul 05, 2020 - 6:18 PM

'This opportunity comes at a time when my services as Secretary of the Department of Justice are most needed'

SECRETARY OF JUSTICE. DOJ Secretary Menardo Guevarra defends his department's 2020 budget during at a budget hearing in September 2019. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

Trump sets day next week for Supreme Court nominee announcement

Jan 25, 2017 - 9:54 PM

Donald Trump makes the announcement via Twitter

SUPREME COURT PICK. This file photo taken on October 22, 2016 shows President Donald Trump during a campaign event at the Eisenhower Hotel in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. File photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP

Battle lines drawn in US over Supreme Court vacancy

Feb 26, 2016 - 12:03 AM

Both sides are digging in hard this week over replacing Antonin Scalia the conservative justice who died unexpectedly February 13

BARACK OBAMA. US President Barack Obama speaks as he signs the H.R. 644, the Trade Facilitation and Enforcement Act? of 2015, during a ceremony in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, February 24, 2016. Photo by Shawn Thew/EPA