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Justice Breyer says return to in-person Supreme Court arguments is a ‘big improvement’

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Washington Justice Stephen Breyer on Monday reflected on the Supreme Court's return to in-person oral arguments earlier that day, saying he prefers the high court's usual structure over the virtual system the nine ju...

Breyer defends state of Supreme Court in interview with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria

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As the Supreme Court finds itself in an unwelcome political spotlight at the start of a new term, Justice Stephen Breyer defended the institution Sunday in an interview on CNN's "Fareed Zakaria GPS," insisting that ...

Justice Breyer opposes politics surrounding Supreme Court, supports one possible reform

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Breyer, 83, discussed an idea from his new book, "The Authority of the Court and the Peril of Politics," in which he quotes Alexander Hamilton in stating that unlike other branches of the federal government, the judi...

Stephen Breyer calls Supreme Court decision on Texas abortion law ‘very, very, very wrong’

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Washington US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer called the high court's recent refusal to block a controversial Texas law that bars abortions at six weeks "very, very, very wrong." "I'll add one more 'very,' " the...

Justice Breyer rejects Maine church request to prevent new COVID-19 restrictions

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Breyer rejected the church's motion for an injunction without comment, though the motion was unlikely to succeed after Maine lifted its restrictions on religious gatherings in May. But citing the Delta variant, the c...

Liberal media continues to vent over Stephen Breyer staying on Supreme Court

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"What makes Breyer think he’ll be more successful with abortion rights than with those major cases this past term, let alone other issues where he found himself in the minority on an even less conservative court in t...

Breyer retirement watch: Supreme Court term’s final decisions mark crucial milestone in justice’s choice

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Now, with the Supreme Court expected to resolve its final cases of the 2020-2021 term Thursday, many on the left are hoping that Justice Stephen Breyer, 82, will follow in his former colleague's footsteps and open hi...

NY Dem calls on Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire so Biden can pick a nominee

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Jones is the first to publicly call on Breyer to retire, though he joins the liberal group Demand Justice which has called for the 82-year-old, President Clinton-appointed justice to step down.  "There’s no question ...

Liberals ramp up calls for Supreme Court Justice Breyer to retire after he panned court packing in speech

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The calls come in the wake of a speech Breyer gave to Harvard Law School students and alumni earlier this week when he warned that court packing – a term for adding seats to the Supreme Court to change its political ...

VC Jim Breyer: Silicon Valley still has a bright future. But Austin’s time is now

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Jim Breyer is the founder and CEO of Breyer Capital, a premier venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, California and Austin, Texas. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his own. .leftside-floating...

Stephen Breyer adds ‘respect’ to his dissent of Amy Coney Barrett’s first opinion

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Justice Amy Coney Barrett filed her first signed majority opinion last week, a momentous occasion for any new justice, and now she officially has the "respect" of the dissenting side. Under court tradition, a new j...

When Justice Stephen Breyer rules (on retirement), the White House might know first

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A Democratic president has not filled a Supreme Court vacancy in more than a decade, so liberals are anticipating the possible retirement of Justice Stephen Breyer, who has served for a quarter century and understan...

Stephen Breyer gifted the chance for a liberal successor — when will he take it?

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A new Democratic-controlled Senate boosts the chances Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, 82, would retire this year and offer new President Joe Biden an early opportunity to put his imprint on America's high cour...

Justice Breyer reminisces about RBG, ducks questions about Barrett

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Justice Stephen Breyer spoke Thursday about the death of his colleague Ruth Bader Ginsburg saying, "my goodness, I'll miss her" but he declined, when asked, to comment on her wish -- reportedly made days before she ...