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#Amy Coney Barrett

# amy-coney-barrett - Yesterday’s News

Trump hails 'momentous day' as Amy Coney Barrett sworn in to the US Supreme Court

Democrats were unable to stop the confirmation of Trump’s third justice on the court.

# amy-coney-barrett - Friday 23 October, 2020

Republican senators to work over weekend to put Amy Coney Barrett on Supreme Court

President Donald Trump’s nominee could clear the final hurdle on Monday.

# amy-coney-barrett - Thursday 22 October, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett sails through to next step of Supreme Court confirmation as Democrats boycott process

The committee vote paves the way for full Senate approval of Barrett on Monday.

# amy-coney-barrett - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Trump's Supreme Court choice Amy Coney Barrett looks nailed on for Senate approval after tense week

It’s very likely that Barrett will take her seat on the US Supreme Court prior to the 3 November election.

# amy-coney-barrett - Thursday 15 October, 2020

US Senate committee to vote next Thursday on recommending Supreme Court nominee

The judiciary committee will vote on October 22 on whether to recommend Amy Coney Barrett for the vacancy.

# amy-coney-barrett - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

Trump's Supreme Court nominee won't say whether president can pardon himself

Amy Coney Barrett agreed that no-one is above the law on the third day of her confirmation hearing.

# amy-coney-barrett - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Trump's Supreme Court nominee refuses to commit to recusing herself from election cases

Amy Coney Barrett is facing senators’ questions for the first time at a confirmation hearing.

# amy-coney-barrett - Monday 12 October, 2020

Amy Coney Barrett says Supreme Court must be independent and enforce rule of law

Donald Trump’s nominee to fill the vacancy on the panel was giving evidence at her confirmation hearing.

# amy-coney-barrett - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Trump's Supreme Court nominee to tell US senators that judges should not decide policy

Amy Coney Barrett will be quizzed by senators tomorrow, weeks out from the US election.

# amy-coney-barrett - Sunday 27 September, 2020

Who exactly is Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett and what happens next?

At the age of 48, she would be the youngest justice on the current court if confirmed.

# amy-coney-barrett - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to be new Supreme Court Justice

Trump said he was sure her confirmation would be “extremely non-controversial” and “very quick”.

Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

Barrett, of Indiana, was at the White House at least twice this week.