SECTIONS Search E-edition eEdition Customer Service Newsletters News News Local Crime Databases Education Election Politics Nation/World Special Reports Carolina College Bound Corrections Columnists Retro Charlotte Your Schools All Blogs & Columns Sports Sports Carolina Panthers Charlotte Hornets That's Racin' High Schools College Sports Charlotte Knights/MLB Other Sports Blogs & Columnists Inside the Panthers Inside the NBA Prep Insiders Scott Fowler Tom Sorensen All Blogs & Columns Politics Politics Elections The North Carolina Influencer Series RNC 2020 Business Business Banking Stocks Center Top Workplaces National Business What's in Store Development All Blogs & Columns Living Living Religion Food & Drink Health & Family Home & Garden … [Read more...] about Impeach Supreme Court justices? NC hasn’t done it since the start of the Jim Crow era
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Well, with Maine Sen. Susan Collins and West Virginia Sen. Joe Manchin’s statements Friday that they will vote yes, his confirmation looks all but assured. But assuming Democrats decide to put their money where Kavanaugh critics’ mouths are, how likely is it that impeachment will happen? … [Read more...] about Has a Supreme Court Justice Ever Been Impeached?
But in a Thursday hearing, the Court of Judicial Discipline refused to let lawyers for either side talk about the pact or put details on the record. It said only agreed facts were sought, not whether Justice J. Michael Eakin violated ethics rules or, if so, what punishment the parties thought appropriate, the Associated Press reports. … [Read more...] about Ethics court blocks deal over Pennsylvania supreme court justice’s email
Abortion is likely to be one of the flash points in the nomination fight. Kennedy has mainly supported abortion rights in his time on the court, and Trump has made clear he would try to choose justices who want to overturn the landmark abortion rights case of Roe v. Wade. Such a dramatic step may not be immediately likely, but a more conservative court might be more willing to sustain abortion restrictions. … [Read more...] about Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy says he’s retiring, giving Trump another high-court pick
Kavanaugh is a longtime Washington insider, having served as a law clerk to Kennedy and then as a key member of independent counsel Kenneth Starr’s team that produced the report that served as the basis for President Bill Clinton’s impeachment. In October, Kavanaugh dissented when his court ruled that an undocumented teen in federal custody should be able to obtain an abortion immediately. … [Read more...] about Supreme Court Justice Kennedy retiring, giving Trump a second pick on the high court