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Politics Bio highlights of Amy Coney Barrett, Trump's high court pick

01:45  27 september  2020
01:45  27 september  2020 Source:   msn.com

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Here’s a bio box on President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee.

This image provided by Rachel Malehorn shows Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Milwaukee, on Aug. 24, 2018. (Rachel Malehorn, rachelmalehorn.smugmug.com, via AP) © Provided by Associated Press This image provided by Rachel Malehorn shows Judge Amy Coney Barrett in Milwaukee, on Aug. 24, 2018. (Rachel Malehorn, rachelmalehorn.smugmug.com, via AP)

Amy Coney Barrett, age 48

- A judge on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals nominated by President Donald Trump in 2017 and considered once before by Trump for a high court seat; her three-year judicial record shows a clear and consistent conservative bent.

Barrett Could Be Most Conservative Justice Since Clarence Thomas

  Barrett Could Be Most Conservative Justice Since Clarence Thomas Amy Coney Barrett brings a resume that could make her the most conservative new justice since Clarence Thomas and a dream addition for Republicans looking to remake the U.S. Supreme Court. © Bloomberg Amy Coney Barrett, U.S. President Donald Trump’s nominee for associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, right, listens as President Donald Trump speaks during an announcement ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020.

Donald Trump ’ s expected pick for America’ s highest court , Amy Coney Barrett , is an “ideological fanatic” who threatens abortion rights, healthcare and the environment, activists warned as the White House unveiling of the president’s third supreme court pick approached.

Amy Coney Barrett , a federal appellate court judge, spoke at a Federalist Society event last year. She is the president’ s leading candidate for the open Supreme Court seat.Credit Samuel Corum for The New York Times. With Judge Barrett , Republicans are hopeful that Democrats will appear insensitive

FILE - In this May 3, 2020 photo, the setting sun shines on the Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File) © Provided by Associated Press FILE - In this May 3, 2020 photo, the setting sun shines on the Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

- A graduate of the University of Notre Dame Law School and Rhodes College who has taught law at Notre Dame, worked for a Washington law firm and clerked for Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

- A devout Catholic mother of seven and Louisiana native born in 1972, she would be the youngest justice on the current court if confirmed.


Video: President Trump expected to nominate Amy Coney Barrett to Supreme Court (CBS News)

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