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The Roberts Court, April 23, 2021  
Seated from left to right: Justices Samuel A. Alito, Jr. and Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., and Justices Stephen G. Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor  
Standing from left to right: Justices Brett M. Kavanaugh, Elena Kagan, Neil M. Gorsuch, and Amy Coney Barrett.  
Photograph by Fred Schilling, Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States

Supreme Court to Hear Consequential Cases

Abortion, gun rights, religious freedom all on the docket
Anna Hastings '26, Writer October 15, 2021

On Monday October 1, the Supreme Court of the United States began their newest term. This term will continue until late June or early July and many pivotal cases involving major social issues such as abortion,...

Protesters asking for an extension of the eviction moratorium, a request denied by SCOTUS

Out on the Street!

Supreme Court Decision to let the eviction moratorium expire may leave millions homeless
Audrey Brunner '22, Writer September 10, 2021

On Thursday, August 26 the Supreme Court voted 6-3 to end the August 2021 Federal Eviction Moratorium, which was put in place to prevent evictions during the pandemic. The end to the moratorium takes effect...

Appointed in 1994, Stephen Breyer is now 82 years old.

Should Justice Breyer Resign?

Liberals want to avoid another blow to the balance of the court
Abhishek Narahari '24, Writer May 21, 2021

Calls are growing for U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to retire in the near future, as the death of the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg is still very fresh in the minds of many across the country....

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