Justice Kennedy to Retire from U.S. Supreme Court - Articles

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Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Jun 27, 2018
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced today that he is retiring, The Hill reports. His retirement on July 31 will end a career of more than 30 years on the court. Kennedy is the court’s longest-serving member and its second-oldest justice after Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Nominated by President Ronald Reagan in 1988, he has served as a pivotal swing vote on some of the court’s most impactful decisions of the past 30 years, including LGBT marriage equality and Citizens United.