Questions, answers on picking a nominee for the Supreme Court

Questions, answers on picking high court nominee

WASHINGTON — Lightning must strike and sometimes more than once for someone to be nominated to the Supreme Court, Justice Stephen Breyer has said.

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AP sources: Women and Hispanics dominate Obama’s list of possible high-court nominees

AP sources: Obama considering 6 for high court

WASHINGTON — Focusing on specific candidates for the nation’s highest court, President Barack Obama is considering a diverse list dominated by women and Hispanics. The six names confirmed as being under review by Obama include three judges, two members of his administration and one governor.

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AP source: Obama considering Carlos Moreno, more than 6 others as Supreme Court nominee

Source: Obama considers more than 6 for high court

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is considering a list of more than six contenders for the Supreme Court that is dominated by women and Hispanics, one that includes judges and leaders from own his administration who have never donned a judicial robe.

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AP sources: Obama considering more than 6 people for appointment to Supreme Court

AP sources: Obama has more than 6 people for court

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is considering more than six contenders for the Supreme Court, a list dominated by women and Hispanics, including judges and leaders from own his administration who have never donned a judicial robe.

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Possible Supreme Court nominee shows no extra caution as judges take up religious bias case

Possible SupCo nominee shows no extra caution

CHICAGO — Supreme Court prospect Diane P. Wood asked the most questions and showed no extra measure of caution Wednesday as judges on Chicago’s federal appeals court plunged into a dispute over alleged housing discrimination.

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Group representing Chrysler’s retired salaried workers ask for appointment of committee

Chrysler salaried retirees ask for committee

NEW YORK — A group representing Chrysler’s retired salaried workers is asking the judge overseeing the automaker’s Chapter 11 proceedings to appoint an official committee of retirees, citing concerns about the future of their benefits.

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AP source: Obama considering Carlos Moreno, more than 6 others as Supreme Court nominee

AP source: Obama has more than 6 people for court

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is considering a list of more than six contenders for the Supreme Court that is dominated by women and Hispanics, one that includes judges and leaders from own his administration who have never donned a judicial robe.

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Though no names mentioned, senators say Obama will soon make his Supreme Court pick

Senators: Obama soon to reveal pick for high court

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to announce his Supreme Court choice soon but isn’t saying who is being seriously considered, senators who met with him said Wednesday.

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Senators say Obama indicated he will make Supreme Court pick soon; no candidate names revealed

Senators: Obama Supreme Court pick expected soon

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to announce his Supreme Court choice soon but didn’t say who is being seriously considered, said senators who met with him Wednesday.

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Senators say Obama indicated he will make Supreme Court pick soon

Obama, leading senators discuss Supreme Court pick

WASHINGTON — Democratic senators say President Barack Obama plans to make his Supreme Court nomination soon.

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