Thomas may play a more powerful role on the court that now boasts a solid 6-3 conservative majority.
There are now foxes guarding the marble palace henhouse.
"Mostly, I'm looking for somebody that can interpret the Constitution as written," the president said.
Christopher Scalia said that his father, the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, put an emphasis on his friendship with his colleague Ruth Bader Ginsburg, even though the two differed on so many viewpoints.
Scalia, when not firing off some of the most interesting legal opinions in Supreme Court history, loved to travel the country teaching students—law school, college and high school students alike—about our nation's Founding document.
AR-15s and large-capacity magazines are beyond the scope of the Second Amendment and may be banned, the court ruled.
"THE SECOND AMENDMENT WILL NEVER BE REPEALED!" Trump tweeted, just a few weeks after he suggested seizing weapons without due process.
That disciplined network of operatives delivered for Trump his first major accomplishment as U.S. president: the confirmation of conservative Neil Gorsuch as a Supreme Court justice.
Gorsuch may be more conservative than Scalia. We won't know until he starts voting.
Trump's Supreme Court nominee is a flagship conservative and likely to be confirmed.
The Colorado-based judge is known for his consistent conservatism, much like the late Justice Antonin Scalia.
The president is scheduled to discuss the Supreme Court with Senate leaders on Tuesday afternoon.
Sykes wrote an opinion that ruled for employers in the fight over Obamacare's contraceptive mandate.
The big questions about how Americans buy and sell guns—including the controversial AR-15 rifle—are likely to be settled in the courts rather than in the still-paralyzed Congress.
Many viewers turned to YouTube after the Facebook live stream ended abruptly.