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Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on May 3, 2016

The future of the U.S. Supreme Court will be closely tied to politics, according to panelists at a Vanderbilt University event last night. Vanderbilt University Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos hosted the lecture with panelists including Andrew Napolitano, Fox News senior judicial correspondent, and Jeffrey Toobin, CNN senior legal analyst. Napolitano said he believes the political affiliation of the next president could determine whether aging liberal justices leave the court. "If Hillary Clinton is elected president, (justices) Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer may start to look at another pasture," he said. Read more from The Tennessean