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Justice Kennedy asked Trump to put Kavanaugh on Supreme Court list, book says

It was a historic moment in April 2017 when Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy presided over the ceremonial Rose Garden swearing-in for the court’s new member, Neil Gorsuch: the first time a sitting justice was joined on the nation’s highest ...

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Brett Kavanaugh’s Washington: A smaller, colder world for a justice under a cloud

WASHINGTON – On a warm spring night at La Ferme, a cozy French restaurant in Brett Kavanaugh’s Chevy Chase neighborhood, an elderly woman shouted – something unintelligible but clearly angry and insulting – as the Supreme Court justice and his ...

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The New York Times faces questions over Kavanaugh story

NEW YORK (AP) — Between an offensive tweet and a significant revision, The New York Times’ handling of a new sexual misconduct allegation against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh attracted almost as much attention as the accusation itself. The story ...

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The Technology 202: Silicon Valley didn’t see Brett Kavanaugh coming on antitrust issues

WASHINGTON – Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes have been dominating the antitrust debate in Silicon Valley with their proposals to break up Big Tech. But Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s surprise decision to rule against Apple yesterday ...

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Kavanaugh issues first Supreme Court opinion in unanimous, narrow case

WASHINGTON – Justice Brett Kavanaugh issued his first Supreme Court opinion Tuesday, an easy lift for an experienced judge writing for unanimous colleagues in a noncontroversial case. It involved one company suing another about who decides whether certain disputes should ...

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Kavanaugh joins liberals in tough questions on execution plans for man with rare condition

The Supreme Court spent a gruesome hour Tuesday debating a constitutional way to execute a Missouri man who has a rare medical condition, with the likely decider, new Justice Brett Kavanaugh, joining the court’s liberals with tough questions for the ...

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Heidi Heitkamp says she was ready to vote for Kavanaugh. Then she watched his body language.

Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., was ready to vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh. Her office had started drafting a statement saying she would support President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, she told CNN. And then she watched Kavanaugh unleash partisan attacks ...

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FBI probe of Kavanaugh sparks partisan fight over its thoroughness

WASHINGTON – Democrats and representatives for those who claimed to have been victimized by Brett Kavanaugh angrily denounced the FBI’s background check of Kavanaugh on Thursday, asserting that the bureau, shackled by the White House, did not pursue obvious leads ...

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