Justice Anthony Kennedy Announces Retirement
Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his retirement Wednesday, giving President Donald Trump his second opportunity to select a Supreme Court Justice. Kennedy's retirement is effective July 31.
Fox News reports Kennedy is arguably the most powerful member of the Supreme Court and as a justice that possess moderate-conservative views, he was often the swing vote on cases. The Wall Street Journal reports Kennedy was one of the high court’s “most consequential modern-day justices and author of landmark rulings on gay rights, the death penalty and campaign financ