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# antonin-scalia - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Obama asks Republicans to 'rise above the venom' after judge's unexpected death

Since Antonin Scalia’s death, White House lawyers and advisers have been scrambling to refine and vet a list of potential replacements.

# antonin-scalia - 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.

# antonin-scalia - Monday 20 June, 2011

US Supreme Court blocks major sex action against Wal-Mart

The court votes 5-4 to block a billion-dollar lawsuit, because there are simply too many women looking to take part in it.