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Barrett concerned about public perception of Supreme Court

By Piper Hudspeth Blackburn

Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett expressed concerns Sunday that the public may increasingly see the court as a partisan institution. Justices must be “hyper vigilant to make sure they’re not letting personal biases creep into their decisions, since judges are people, too,” Barrett said at a lecture hosted by the University of Louisville’s McConnell Center.

Judge Amy Coney Barrett’s nomination confirmed by Senate

Monday the Senate moved forward confirming the next U.S. Supreme Court Justice 52 -48

(Greg Nash/Pool via AP) Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett, meets with Sen. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (ABC NEWS) —Following the Senate’s confirmation of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, the White House will host a ceremony where Justice Clarence Thomas is expected to administer the official constitutional oath to…