US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has been sworn in at a White House ceremony, but not before President Donald Trump criticised Mr Kavanaugh’s opponents for a “campaign of personal destruction”.
Professor Scott Lucas has said that Dr Christin Blasey Ford, who has testified she was sexually assaulted by US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, is making “a bigger difference” and making a contribution “far beyond one Supreme Court choice”.
The US Supreme Court has upheld Donald Trump's ban on travel from several mostly Muslim countries - rejecting a challenge that it discriminated against Muslims or exceeded the president's authority.
The terms of the executive order - which places travel restrictions on eight countries - can be active while challenges to it are processed
The government had attempted to deny family members of Americans from six majority-Muslim countries exemption from the order
Judges have ruled that the refugee ban can be enforced, but a travel ban on grandparents of US citizens from six Muslim-majority countries has not been allowed
The ban will apply to those without a 'bona fide relationship' with another already in the US
The US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit said the executive order was discriminatory and the President was overstepping his authority
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Neil Gorsuch called it "disheartening' that the President was attacking the judiciary branch of government
Claims are just the latest controversy to blight Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee
Josh Robinson, a reporter for the Wall Street Journal, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about Donald Trump's first nomination for the American Supreme Court