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Analysis: U.S. Supreme Court nominee Barrett often rules for police in excessive force cases

25 Oct 2020

In her three years as a federal appeals court judge, U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett has consistently sided with police or prison guards accused of using excessive force, a Reuters review of cases she was involved in shows.

U.S. Supreme Court to review legality of Trump's 'remain in Mexico' asylum policy

19 Oct 2020

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide the legality of one of President Donald Trump's hardline immigration policies that has forced tens of thousands of migrants along the southern border to wait in Mexico, rather than entering the United States, while their asylum claims are processed.

U.S. Supreme Court to hear Trump bid to exclude illegal immigrants from representation

17 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to hear oral arguments over President Donald Trump's effort to exclude illegal immigrants from the population totals used to allocate congressional districts to states.

Trump Supreme Court pick heads toward Senate vote despite Democratic protests

16 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON The Republican-led U.S. Senate on Thursday moved a step closer to confirming President Donald Trump's U.S. Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett, with the Judiciary Committee scheduling an Oct. 22 vote on her nomination despite Democratic objections. | Video

Senators to hear from legal experts on last day of Barrett Supreme Court confirmation hearing

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 15 The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday will wrap up four days of hearings on Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett by questioning experts, including two from the American Bar Association, which calls her "well qualified" for the job.

Trump's court pick Barrett calls presidential self-pardon an 'open question'

15 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, said on Wednesday it was an "open question" whether Trump could pardon himself and added that the top U.S. judicial body "can't control" whether a president obeys its decisions. | Video

U.S. Supreme Court nominee Barrett faces second day of scrutiny

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON, Oct 14 U.S. Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett faces more grilling by senators on Wednesday, a day after fending off repeated efforts by Democrats to elicit clues about her views on the Affordable Care Act, abortion and same-sex marriage.

Trump U.S. Supreme Court nominee Barrett says she is 'not on a mission' to destroy Obamacare

14 Oct 2020

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, said on Tuesday she gave no commitments to the White House on how she would rule on Obamacare or election-related cases and declined to say if she believed landmark rulings legalizing abortion and gay marriage were properly decided. | Video

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Planned Parenthood defunding case

13 Oct 2020

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday turned away South Carolina's bid to cut off public funding to Planned Parenthood, the latest case involving a conservative state seeking to deprive the women's healthcare and abortion provider of government money.

U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Planned Parenthood defunding case

13 Oct 2020

Oct 13 The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday turned away South Carolina's bid to cut off public funding to Planned Parenthood, the latest case involving a conservative state seeking to deprive the women's healthcare and abortion provider of government money.

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