Stephen Breyer

Whitehouse: Now Is ‘the Right Time’ for Breyer to Retire

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) stated that “now would be the right time” for Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire. Host Lawrence O’Donnell asked, “Are you hoping that Justice Breyer creates a

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 08: Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) speaks at a press conference where members of Congress discussed a joint resolution proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections outside the U.S. Capitol September 8, 2014 in Washington, …

Supreme Court Takes on Race, Death Penalty, Rejects Gitmo Case

The Supreme Court added five new cases to its term for fall 2019, including racial discrimination, the environment, the death penalty, and international child abduction. On the same day, the Court refused to dive into declaring new legal rights for Islamic terrorists held by the U.S. military.

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