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Whoa: RBG Just Sided With
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Posted By: earlybird, 6/4/2019 2:17:10 PM

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, one of the four liberal justices on the Supreme Court, sided with her conservative colleagues on Monday over a prisoner's supervisory release. She joined Justices Clarence Thomas, John Roberts, Samuel Alito and Brett Kavanaugh in the majority, deciding that a criminal defendant, in this case Jason Mont, can be sentenced for violating his supervised release, even if the release expires while he is incarcerated ahead of facing new charges. Her vote was swapped with conservative Justice Neil Gorsuch, who joined liberal Justices Sonia Sotomayor, Stephen Breyer and Elena Kagan in their dissent. Mont had been indicted by

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Reply 1 - Posted by: hammondb3 6/4/2019 2:26:44 PM (No. 90722)
Funny how this is now viewed as aberrant behavior. The country is so polarized at this point in time that this is seen as a shocking headline. What is really shocking is the lock-step idiocy of the left that has created this mess.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: curious1 6/4/2019 2:39:24 PM (No. 90726)
They'll blame it on her chemo...
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Reply 3 - Posted by: PageTurner 6/4/2019 2:48:01 PM (No. 90727)
Her best friend Nino Scalia, whispering from heaven into her ear...
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Reply 4 - Posted by: crimea river 6/4/2019 3:48:51 PM (No. 90752)
How did this case ever get to the Supreme Court?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: WesternTradition 6/4/2019 4:26:16 PM (No. 90765)
"A woman who exercises her constitutionally protected right to terminate a pregnancy is not a 'mother.'" What a disturbing statement.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/4/2019 5:17:46 PM (No. 90782)
Ruthie is still on this side of the ground?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: red1066 6/4/2019 6:26:10 PM (No. 90809)
Funny. I didn't know Roberts was still considered conservative, and so far, I'm wondering just how conservative Kavanaugh is.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 6/4/2019 6:57:56 PM (No. 90818)
That weekend at Ruthie's goes on and on. When will it end?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: DVC 6/4/2019 6:59:07 PM (No. 90820)
"Who are you and what have you done with the REAL RBG?" That is what all the lefties are thinking today.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: PChristopher 6/5/2019 1:31:54 AM (No. 90917)
Guess she's trying to get righteous now that she hears the Lord a-knockin' on her door!
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Safari Man 6/5/2019 1:46:52 AM (No. 90918)
That's just the embalming fluid talking...
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Reply 12 - Posted by: hoosierblue 6/5/2019 7:56:19 AM (No. 91026)
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