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Supreme Court watchers worry Amy Coney Barrett's 'originalism' could uphold racist policies

USATODAY.com Friday, 30 October 2020
Supreme Court watchers worry Amy Coney Barrett's 'originalism' could uphold racist policiesNow that Amy Coney Barrett has been confirmed to the Supreme Court, civil rights advocates are concerned her ideology will reverse their progress.
 
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