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5-3 decision, with Kennedy's vote being the difference in an otherwise partisan divide. This was the ridiculous hospital admitting requirements and constantly shifting building code requirements that effectively made abortion impossible.

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Wow...shocker as no one expected Kennedy to vote against it. It was predicted to be a 4-4 vote by most of the "experts".
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Are those judges allowed to be reasonable, or is that an impeachable offence?
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Are those judges allowed to be reasonable, or is that an impeachable offence?

lifetime appointments so they're set unless they do something monumentally stupid. A SCOTUS justice has only ever been impeached once and the Senate acquitted him of all charges. Samuel Chase in 1805. He served on the court until his death in 1811.
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not even sure what constitutes an impeachable offense for a justice. After all....Thomas.
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Not deciding the way Sean Hannity wants them to?
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The stupidity is really going through the roof with this topic, though that's not surprising....
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The stupidity is really going through the roof with this topic, though that's not surprising....
... given the fact that the Texas lawmakers hadn't left a roof in place with their own misogynistic stupidity in the first place.
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You forgot to call it Orwellian...you're slipping.

Or HAVE THEY GOTTEN TO YOU?????


$10 says you've never even read any of Orwells works.
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Or HAVE THEY GOTTEN TO YOU?????


$10 says you've never even read any of Orwells works.
At this point I'm not actually sure he's read the Wheel of Time.
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