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Nina Totenberg

Nina Totenberg appears in the following:

The Supreme Court: A Winning Issue In The Presidential Campaign?

Thursday, September 29, 2016

It's been eight months since Justice Antonin Scalia died unexpectedly, leaving the Supreme Court short-handed and its future up for grabs in the presidential race.

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Presidential Election Likely To Impact Short Handed Supreme Court

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Supreme Court could play as an issue in the presidential election after the unexpected death of Justice Antonin Scalia left the court short handed.

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Donald Trump Unveils New, More Diverse Supreme Court Short List

Friday, September 23, 2016

The new list consists of 10 more possible nominees, including a U.S. senator who has refused to endorse Trump.

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Supreme Court Leaves Ohio Voting Restrictions In Place

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

The court's refusal to intervene leaves intact a reduction of early voting days that was enacted by Ohio's Republican-controlled Legislature. Ohio Democrats had wanted the "Golden Week" restored.

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In Michigan, You Can Check A Box To Vote Down A Ballot, Supreme Court Says

Friday, September 09, 2016

A straight-ticket option lets voters cast ballots for all the candidates of one party with one mark. Today, the Supreme Court upheld lower court rulings that blocked Michigan's ban on the practice.

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170-Plus Days And Counting: GOP Unlikely To End Supreme Court Blockade Soon

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

The Senate is back for its brief autumn session, but no one expects the majority Republican body to move forward with the confirmation of Merrick Garland, President Obama's pick for the court vacancy.

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Supreme Court Declines To Reinstate North Carolina Voter Restrictions

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

After the high court struck down a key provision of the Voting Rights Act in 2013, North Carolina and other states enacted laws that critics said were aimed at making it harder for minorities to vote.

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Divided Supreme Court Refuses To Reinstate North Carolina Voter ID Law

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

In a 4 to 4 ruling, the Supreme Court Wednesday refused an emergency request from North Carolina Republicans to reinstate a controversial voting law.

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Stricter Voter ID And Other Voting Laws Rolled Back In Slew Of Court Decisions

Friday, August 05, 2016

Ahead of the November election, courts have fairly consistently struck down new voting restrictions, culminating in some big wins for civil rights forces, especially in North Carolina and Texas.

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How Tim Kaine Went From City Council To Vice Presidential Candidate

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Most Americans will get their first look at Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine on Wednesday night. The Democratic vice presidential candidate's career has focused on racial reconciliation and social justice.

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Meet Mike Pence, 'Midwestern Polite' With An Unrelenting Conservative Message

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

In choosing Pence, who addresses the Republican Convention on Wednesday, as his running mate, Donald Trump has reassured both establishment Republicans and social conservatives.

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Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg Apologizes For Trump Comments

Friday, July 15, 2016

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has expanded on her statement apologizing for her critical comments about Donald Trump. In an interview with NPR, Ginsburg sought to put the controversy behind her.

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Apologizes Over Recent Remarks About Donald Trump

Thursday, July 14, 2016

In an interview with NPR, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reiterated her mea culpa Thursday over her "ill advised" public criticism of Donald Trump.

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Apologizes For Trump Comments

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg has apologized for remarks she made about Donald Trump. NPR's Nina Totenberg has the latest.

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Donald Trump Calls On Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg To Resign

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is calling on Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to resign after she slammed him as a "faker."

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Supreme Court Concludes Session With Decision On Texas Abortion Law

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

NPR's Robert Siegel talks with NPR's Nina Totenberg and Tom Goldstein of SCOTUSblog about all the happenings this past session and the lack of a ninth justice on the court.

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Supreme Court Wraps Up Term With Far-Reaching Decision On Abortion

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

By a 5-to-3 vote, the court struck down a Texas law enacted in the name of protecting women's health. The court said the law was an unconstitutional sham aimed at limiting women's access to abortion.

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Supreme Court Overturns Texas Law Restricting Abortion

Monday, June 27, 2016

The Supreme Court ruled Monday on a case out of Texas with major implications for access to abortion services.

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Supreme Court Finds Texas Law On Abortion Providers Unconstitutional

Monday, June 27, 2016

The 2-year-old law required clinics that provide abortions to have surgical facilities and doctors to have hospital admitting privileges; the justices reversed a federal appeals court decision, 5-3.

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Sen. Elizabeth Warren: From Professor To Pugilist

Monday, June 27, 2016

Elizabeth Warren is a rock star in Democratic politics, and there are reports she's being vetted as a possible Clinton running mate. Yet just a few years ago, she was, in Washington terms, a nobody.

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