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Source: CBS News

Brett Kavanaugh hears first arguments as Supreme Court justice

Wednesday 20:03 GMT

Following weeks of contentious debate over sexual assault allegations, Tuesday marked Brett Kavanaugh's first full day as associate justice of the United States Supreme Court.

Brett Kavanaugh took the bench with his new Supreme Court colleagues for the first time Tuesday in a jovial atmosphere that was strikingly at odds with the tension and rancor surrounding his high court confirmation, the Associated Press reports.

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Source: Global News

Conservatives decry justice minister’s remarks that impaired driving charges will come ‘case-by-case’

Thursday 15:28 GMT

With days to go until marijuana legalization, Conservatives are slamming a statement made by the justice minister this weekend that pot-impaired driving charges will be considered “on a case-by-case basis.”

In an interview with the West Block’s Mercedes Stephenson on Sunday, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould was asked to give a clear definition of exactly when a person will be charged for driving while high.

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Source: Common Domain

In Oval Office Remarks, Kanye West Defends His Backing of Trump

Saturday 00:36 GMT

In an Oval Office meeting with Mr. Trump that was open to the press and also included NFL Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown, Mr. West launched into a soliloquy—peppered with occasional curse words—about his own upbringing, violence in Chicago and his unapologetic backing of a president who has found tepid support among other entertainers or black Americans.

Mr. Trump sat unusually quiet through the event, at times nodding or quietly acknowledging Mr. West, and gently correcting him on the location of a manufacturing facility.

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Source: Fox News

Pa. gubernatorial candidate says he'll 'stomp' Gov. Wolf's face, then walks back remarks

Saturday 22:45 GMT

"Well, Governor Wolf, let me tell you, between now and Nov. 6, you better put a catcher's mask on your face, because I'm going to stomp all over your face with golf spikes,” he said.

“No, when they go low, we kick ‘em,” Holder said at a Georgia campaign event on Sunday, while later explaining he wasn't being literal.

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Source: The Guradian

Trump attacks NBC over his remarks on civil war generals Lee and Grant

Monday 07:00 GMT

Donald Trump fired another shot in his uncivil war with the American media on Sunday, over an NBC News tweet he said “totally and purposely changed the point and meaning of my story about General Robert E Lee and General Ulysses Grant”.

Amid the usual amused or horrified reaction on social media, NBC tweeted video with the text: “WATCH: President Trump says ‘Robert E Lee was a great general’ during Ohio rally, calling the Confederate leader ‘incredible’.” Trump had indeed called Lee a “great general” but had referred to Grant as “incredible”.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte