Supreme Court

December 14, 2018 - 3:15 pm
The chief justice of the California Supreme Court has quietly given up her Republican registration. Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye has instead opted to re-register as a “no party preference” voter.
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RBG Middle Finger Puppet
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KCBS Radio Morning News
October 25, 2018 - 5:00 am
SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS Radio) -- A Bay Area woman with a sense of outrage and an embroidery machine is cranking out likenesses of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg meant to be worn on the middle finger. South Bay resident Lynne Blazer told KCBS Radio reporter Holly Quan she'd been watching the...
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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh
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Doug Sovern
October 10, 2018 - 10:13 am
The aggressive, emotional side of Brett Kavanaugh that was on display during a contentious Senate hearing was nowhere to be found as he heard arguments in a Supreme Court case that originated in California.
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John Cox, Republican candidate for Governor of California
Doug Sovern
October 09, 2018 - 9:15 am
The Republican vying to be the next governor of California would not say whether Brett Kavanaugh should be sitting on the Supreme Court.
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Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool)
October 06, 2018 - 11:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mitch McConnell walked onto the Senate floor for the big vote to save Brett Kavanaugh's nomination with a secret: He didn't know how it would turn out. It wasn't supposed to be like this. The Senate majority leader is often seen as a masterful tactician. But he was watching and...
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Artist John Mavroudis shows KCBS Radio a precursor to his illustration of Christine Blasey Ford for TIME magazine.
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Holly Quan
October 04, 2018 - 2:33 pm
In just 36 hours, a Bay Area artist created a striking illustration of Christine Blasey Ford for the cover of TIME magazine.
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USA Today
Doug Sovern
September 25, 2018 - 10:31 am
Bay Area high school students are condemning defenders of Brett Kavanaugh who have used an argument that boys will be boys to excuse the Supreme Court nominee's alleged sexual misconduct as a teenager.
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FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2018, file photo, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. Combat won out over caution. White House aides and congressional allies worked all week to keep President Donald Trump from unloading on the woman who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
September 23, 2018 - 8:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Just as negotiators reached agreement on an extraordinary hearing for Brett Kavanaugh and his accuser, a second allegation of sexual misconduct by the Supreme Court nominee put the White House and Senate Republicans on the defensive and fueled calls from Democrats to postpone...
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Megan Goldsby
September 20, 2018 - 8:36 am
There's been an outpouring of financial support for Christine Blasey Ford, the Palo Alto professor who's faced harassment and threats since accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of an attempted sexual assault.
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USA Today
KCBS Radio Afternoon News
September 17, 2018 - 10:22 am
A critical vote on Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to the Supreme Court will likely be delayed this week after a Palo Alto University professor publcly accused the federal judge of sexually assaulting her decades ago.
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