In a statement to reporters, Collins, one of the most progressive Republican senators – and Munchin, one of the most conservative Democrats, said four years ago that Kavanagh had convinced them to maintain the ‘status quo’ of the judiciary. Thing.
However, Kavanagh – one of the six Supreme Court judges who voted in favor of repealing the law last Friday – was the most controversial in the episode that allegedly committed sexual abuse in 2018 when he was a college student. Has been in operation in the United States since 1973.
“I feel disappointed,” Collins said. Meanwhile, another judge, Neil Korsch, was added to the same set, and at the time, he said he trusted both Kawanak and Korsch when he said he respected the judiciary.
Collins and Munch both voted in favor of the judge’s confirmations, especially in the case of Kavanagh, who may not have received enough support if both senators opposed his confirmation.
The U.S. Supreme Court, with a Conservative majority, on Friday ended the protection of the right to abortion, which has been in place since 1973, with a controversial decision to take the country back 150 years, according to President Joe Biden.
The decision was passed with the support of six of the nine judges of the U.S. Supreme Court and supports the Mississippi state law restricting abortion after 15 weeks of pregnancy.
However, the conservative majority of the Supreme Court decided to go further and overturn the precedents set in the past by the court that defended this right.
This decision is not surprising because the draft decision came to the media last May.