Barrett confirmed by Senate for Supreme Court, takes oath

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: October 27, 2020 4:55 PM CT | Published: October 27, 2020 7:54 AM CT

Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump’s nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come.

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