David Savage

Los Angeles Times

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Supreme Court correspondent for the Los Angeles Times

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The Supreme Court is about to get more conservative. Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring at the end of July. Although nominated by Ronald Reagan, he was the court’s swing vote.

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The Supreme Court is about to get more conservative. Justice Anthony Kennedy is retiring at the end of July. Although nominated by Ronald Reagan, he was the court’s swing vote.

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The late Justice Antonin Scalia was famous for reliance on what he called the "original intent" behind America's founding document.

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The late Justice Antonin Scalia was famous for reliance on what he called the "original intent" behind America's founding document.

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"What unique perspective does a minority student bring to a physics class?" That question was asked today by John Roberts, the Chief Justice of the United States.

Racial Diversity at UCLA…before and after Prop 209

"What unique perspective does a minority student bring to a physics class?" That question was asked today by John Roberts, the Chief Justice of the United States.

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