Trump officially nominates Rhodes College graduate to Supreme Court

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 26, 2020 10:44 PM CT | Published: September 26, 2020 4:07 PM CT

If confirmed by the U.S. Senate, Barrett would become the second Rhodes College graduate to hold a Supreme Court seat. The first, Justice Abe Fortas graduated in 1930 when the school was called Southwestern.

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Omer Yusuf

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Omer Yusuf covers Bartlett and North Memphis neighborhoods for The Daily Memphian. He also analyzes COVID-19 data each week. Omer is a former Jackson Sun reporter and University of Memphis graduate.


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