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General News    H3'ed 9/23/21

Thomas: Supreme Court Might Be 'Most Dangerous' Branch of Government

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"In rare public remarks, Justice Clarence Thomas said on Thursday that the Supreme Court "may have become the most dangerous branch" of the federal government. Clarence warned against "destroying our institutions" and spoke about his experiences with segregation in the South during his youth in a wide-ranging lecture at the University of Notre Dame in South Bend, Indiana.During a question-and-answer period, Thomas was asked what threats he foresaw to the autonomy of the judicial system. He responded that judges going "beyond" longstanding limitations had become a grave issue." "

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"The comments come two weeks after a high-profile ruling, in which the Supreme Court in a 5-4 vote declined to block a controversial Texas abortion law from going into effect. Thomas voted in the majority. A new poll released on Wednesday showed that the court's approval ratings had sunk to an all-time low."

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