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Post-Scalia court has conservatives venting

One thing that didn’t change this term was Justice Anthony Kennedy’s status as the court’s most frequent pivot point. “It is still Justice Kennedy’s court, for the moment at least,” said Steven R. Shapiro, national legal director of the American Civil Liberties Union. (Bloomberg News photo)

A U.S. Supreme Court in transition offered glimpses of what a liberal majority might mean as the justices closed their term by strengthening abortion rights and bolstering college affirmative action. Transformed by Justice Antonin Scalia’s unexpected death Feb. 13, the ...

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Post-Scalia court has conservatives venting

The Supreme Court building is seen in Washington. Transformed by Justice Antonin Scalia’s death Feb. 13, the current session has disappointed conservatives hoping for victories on labor unions, voting districts and class-action lawsuits. (AP photo: Alex Brandon)

A U.S. Supreme Court in transition offered glimpses of what a liberal majority might mean as the justices closed their term by strengthening abortion rights and bolstering college affirmative action. Transformed by Justice Antonin Scalia’s unexpected death Feb. 13, the ...

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