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.

Press Play Special: Justice Kennedy’s retirement

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.

The US Supreme Court and the Race to the White House

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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