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Stevens filled a Supreme Court role that seems unthinkable now

When the Senate considered John Paul Stevens’s 1975 nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, he didn’t get a single question about the Roe v. Wade abortion-rights decision issued less than three years earlier. And even though Stevens was replacing a polarizing justice appointed by a president from the opposite party, his nomination sailed through the Senate, ...

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