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In confirmation hearings, Barrett stresses commitment to ‘rule of law’

In confirmation hearings, Barrett stresses commitment to ‘rule of law’

| Carol Zimmermann | October 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

On the fourth day of confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett, the Senate Judiciary Committee, with objections from Democratic members, said they would vote on Barrett’s nomination Oct. 22.

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Court’s abortion ruling continues ‘cruel precedent,’ says bishop

Court’s abortion ruling continues ‘cruel precedent,’ says bishop

| Carol Zimmermann | June 29, 2020 | 0 Comments

In a 5-4 decision June 29, the Supreme Court ruled that a Louisiana law requiring that doctors who perform abortions have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals could not stand.

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