Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee 2022-06-29 12:38:40 –
To: John Crusel, Hill via Nexstar MediaWire
Has been updated:
(Hill) – Judge Stephen Breyer said on Wednesday that his previously announced retirement from the Supreme Court came into effect at noon the following day, ending his nearly 28-year career on the bench with six members of the court. Conservative super majority.
The announcement by Breyer (83) was made in a letter to President Biden.
“It is my great honor to participate as a judge in our efforts to maintain the constitution and the rule of law,” writes liberal justice.
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