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#Anthony Kennedy

# anthony-kennedy - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Abortion rights in the US on the line as Supreme Court loses moderate voice

Abortion campaigners fear Trump will pick an ultra-conservative replacement for Judge Anthony Kennedy.

# anthony-kennedy - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

US Supreme Court judge Anthony Kennedy announces retirement

He has held the key vote on such high-profile issues as abortion, affirmative action, LGBT rights, guns, campaign finance and voting rights.

# anthony-kennedy - Thursday 3 March, 2016

The US Supreme Court is split on the 'most important abortion case in a generation'

The case concerns whether or not a Texas law aims to protect women’s health, or to restrict access to abortions.

# anthony-kennedy - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

US Supreme Court says law banning benefits for gay couples is unconstitutional

In a landmark ruling for same-sex marriage couples, the court has said the Defence of Marriage Act – enacted 17 years ago during the Bill Clinton administration – is unconstitutional.