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Here’s What Women Justices Said About Roe v. Wade In Their Hearings | NBC News NOW

Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett suggested she doesn’t view Roe v. Wade as a “super-precedent.” NBC News NOW digs into the archives to see how Sandra Day O’Connor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan answered questions about the landmark abortion ruling in their confirmation hearings.
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    If murdering children is central to your identity or dignity, you are truly a garbage soul.

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    Nobody has right to tell women what they CAN OR CANT DO with their bodies why is this in politics??? Ok then every .MAN MUST HAVE A VASCTOMY!!!!

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    This woman died in September 2019! They suppressed this . You are being lied too! Wake up do ur own research. Defund the lieing media

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    where"s the hunter biden story?

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    It is impossible to talk logically with anyone who can never change there mind. After Biden wins I hope we canchange the country back to civility, and honesty

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    Hey NBC Hunter Biden is a crook and Joe helped him are you going to investigate? Nah go away now.

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    The difference between constitutionalists (ACB) and Activists (RBG)………… The judicial branch is intended to interpret the law NOT be an activist.

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    Even if she would be the deciding vote in repealing Roe v Wade it does not mean that your abortions would not go away. It would only put it to the states to make the determination on whether it be legal in that state, if your state doesn't allow it you could simply go to a neighboring state and murder your baby.

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    Another add for ghosts by the progress party run by Floyd and Hunter Crackhead party.

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    The excuse by twitter and Facebook to ban the bombshell Biden and Hunter story of them scamming America is the emails were hacked. Wrong! Hunter didn't pay his bill so the laptop became legal property of the repair shop. The guy gave the hard drive contents to the FBI in 2019 but of course they sat on it. Luckily he also gave a copy to Rudy Giuliani. Check out his YouTube page he says this is just the beginning. Spread the word because the paid off globalist media lapdogs are trying their best to stop this bombshell story from getting out!

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    Yeah yeah yeah whatever,NBC fat cats – executives,you pretend like you care about people's issues. After Joe Biden announced he is having a scheduled town hall meeting,you wolves in a sheep skin NBC executives announced you are going to have a town hall meeting for the scambag Trump at the SAME TIME of Joe Biden's already scheduled town hall meeting,how do you explain that ?
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    Will you guys be reporting on the Biden laptop scandal? Or will you actively cover it up like your friends at Facebook and Twitter? The more you do that, the more the fire grows out of control. The people see what you're doing.

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    Lol , so desperate , so miserable… nothing you do can stop Amy from getting the seat , she is extremely qualified .

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    Abortion is murder.

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    Arrogance personified in Amy.

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    November shapes up to be a "fiery" month indeed by the looks of it … 😉

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    What a rigged you tube video… ….this should be banned by You Tube guidelines as it is highly manipulative and could cause unethical conclusions as a result of misuse of information.

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    I think Barret has hinted restricting late term abortion and not so much full.reversal of Roe. I give whoever was behind this nomination in finding a qualified candidate with a small trail of writings a lot of credit. And I dont atteibute that to Trump since he outsourced this to the Federalist Society. Not a fan of a right wing court but commend the brilliance of the strategy alone

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    Surprise! Trump nominated a good one!

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    SAD THING THE PEOPLE WILL NEVER HAVE A VOICE ON THIS! THE 1ST TIME I SAW HER WAS AT TRUMP'S COVID LAWN PARTY! HER KIDS WERE SITTING NEXT TO INFECTED TRUMP'S AND STAFF! NO MASK AND I FEEL SHE SHOULD HAVE MADE A BETTER DECISION FOR HER KIDS! WHAT WILL SHE DO IN THE COURT!

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    That's right, Judge Barrett will be one of those female justices. 👍👍

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    Voula Thomacos-Lagonas

    No law maker should have the power to decide on what a woman has the right to do ….the decision is hers…..

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    Roe v wade doesn't matter the states decide on abortion law. If you are using that as your birth control you must be morally bankrupt anyway

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    I think late term abortions are really the problem here. The nutso Uber liberals who stand around bragging about terminating pregnancies at a point where the infant can survive ( and easily be given up for adoption )are the ones who are stirring the pot and adding gas to the fire.

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    She will make a incredible justice. ACB go get em!

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    #1 NOW IS A PERFECT TIME TO TAKE A LOOK AT *TERM LIMITS FOR ALL FEDERAL JUDGES *THE REAL-ISSUE CONCERNING SUPREME COURT JUSTICES = 3/4 OF A CENTURY FOR ONE MIND-SET ON A BENCH IS JUST TOO LONG!!! This is predicated on the answer to the question: Why are POLITICIANS from both parties clamoring so fervently to nominate Justices to all of the Federal Court benches? The answer to that question provides a clear understanding of how Americans have come to view our Federal Judges, and that is, as an arm of each political party, respectively. And the main follow-through on this fact is that Judges these days are more-than-willing to issue partisan rulings these days. This is in fact, realized, in the many rulings that have been issued from the various benches, from the lower Courts, right up through the Applet Courts, and through to the Supreme Court of these Lands. Just look at the resent Florida Court ruling on the "restoration of felon's right's to vote in elections. Consider the referendum-vote of the people of Florida, who voted overwhelming to give those rights back to those felons who have served their time for crimes committed." The Governor of Florida, Ron DeSantis, in his plight to manipulate the voter-ranks in the 2020 election, devised a plan to withhold the restoration of those felon's rights by arbitrarily imposing the requirement that those felons must pay back any fines before being able to vote. Moving through the court system, the claims of those felons, that this was not the People's Will, was dismissed by (Republican favored) Applet Judges, in favor of the voter-suppressing Republican Governor. This sort of ruling is plainly clear that Federal Judges are becoming increasingly partisan with their rulings. This could come back to find the Republican ranks on the other side of such future partisan rulings. So this is the solution: "We need to find a way to take partisanship out of our judicial system, the way it was intended in the first place. We need Term Limits for our Federal Judges, and a reform of the process of which they are appointed to the Benches" I believe, with the modern political climate, it will be impossible to solve, that is, within the process justices are appointed today. I believe the American People would be better served if our Judges were VOTED onto the benches by both branches of the government: House and the Senate. Most importantly, I believe LIFE APPOINTMENTS to the Bench is severely problematic for the Republic. Three quarters of a century could go by, having a partisan Justice sitting on the bench skewing rulings that only make sense to a small number of American Citizens. This has to change if we are to have a better system of government. The course we are on now will only render the US looking more and more like Belarus of today.

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    She is another trash Trumper

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    Chief Justice Roberts, Justice Kavanaugh, and now SCOTUS nominee COVID Barrett were all Republican legal shysters working for Bush and the GOP in their machinations that led to the horrendous, undemocratic, purely partisan Bush v. Gore SCOTUS decision. Coincidence? Think again. The Republican fix is in for this election and any future contested elections for the foreseeable future. Bye-bye democracy, hello banana Republic!

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    Sen. Whitehouse has been the most effective member on the Judiciary Committee nomination panel, exposing Republican corruption, dark money, and its ties to conservative justices on SCOTUS. The constant hyper-partisan decisions based upon contorted ideological distortions of the law by these Republican justices are destroying not only the reputation, but also the legitimacy of the Supreme Court. Republicans have been taking a wrecking ball to long-cherished government institutions for decades, and SCOTUS is just one of their more notable casualties.

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    Amy "COVID" Barrett channeling Nazi Sgt. Schultz: "I know nothing…about systemic racism! Or, climate change! Or, sexual orientation, which I label "sexual preference!" Or, emoluments being corruption! Or, recusing myself for the appearance of conflict of interest! Or, voting rights being more important than gun rights! Or, Republican voter suppression and gerrymandering!"

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    Expand SCOTUS to FIFTEEN justices once Democrats regain power! It will be Republicans own fault for playing partisan power games, packing the Federal courts and SCOTUS with radical extremist conservative activist judges hiding behind judicial philosophies like 'originalism" and "textualism" to distort the Constitution and the law to benefit their bankrupt, corrupt ideology and corrupt Republican government.

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    GOP has lost the popular vote in six of the last seven elections and yet appointed 15 out of the last 19 justices. Barrett would make that 16 out of 20 seats. The reason the president forgot to mention that (a) his judges cannot be permitted to be independent; and (b) that his judges tend to be wildly out of step with public opinion on so many of the topics he holds dear is that it would highlight what minority rule looks like, and why he cannot, in fact “let the people” decide with their votes in his upcoming election. A court determined to impose minority rule is in fact the playbook. It benefits big business, it benefits secret donors with considerable war chests, it benefits white supremacy, and it benefits Trump’s trailing electoral campaign. Quite simply, locking in the power of a minority through the courts is the political project of Trump and the Republican Senators who are equally eager to jam this nominee through before the election.
    Trump Kept the Quiet Part Quiet About Amy Coney Barrett
    The president introduced his Supreme Court pick—but stayed mum about the real reason he needs her.
    By DAHLIA LITHWICK
    https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2020/09/trump-amy-coney-barrett-introduced-election-minority-rule.html

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    Amy "COVID" Barrett: "Because I've enveloped myself and my adopted Black kids in a Reich-wing media bubble, while choosing to just look the other way in my legal profession, I know nothing about systemic racism in America! But we cried about George Floyd!"

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    This Ruth person fought for abortion rights! Abortion is murder! Why she is held in high regard is questionable! Mass murder is mass murder! Premeditation of killing a person or a fetus is a 1st degree offense!!

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    Mistakes should not be enabled. Less availability more responsibility!

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