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11 September, 2018, 10:45 | Author: Orlando Hughes
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Kavanaugh wrote that "I am not sure that all legal scholars refer to Roe as the settled law of the land at the Supreme Court level since Court can always overrule its precedent", which is precisely what pro-abortion rights advocates fear most - and that Kavanaugh would be part of a conservative majority on the Supreme Court to do just that. The money, which is being raised in a nationwide crowdfunding campaign, would be released to Collins' Democratic opponent if she votes for the nominee. The former gave her a 90% rating in 2014, while the latter defended Collins for standing with Planned Parenthood and with women "when it mattered most". Republicans control the Senate 51-49, and Vice President Mike Pence would get to vote in the case of a tie. She said they noticed that staffers who were fielding calls about Kavanaugh were telling callers that they were taking down the message and passing it along to the senator without actually writing anything down or typing into the computer.

The paperwork regarded as if it'd be labeled "committee confidential", which technique they were cleared to be seen ideal by the Senate Judiciary Committee, no longer the public. The hangers, which have been arriving at Collins' office since July, symbolize the unsafe techniques used in back-alley abortions that take place where abortions are not legal. It also says he committed perjury during hearings related to his confirmation to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh faces photographers as he prepares to testify during the third day of his confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, Sept. 6, 2018. The panel's process resulted in hundreds of thousands of pages of Kavanaugh's documents being withheld as confidential or kept from release under presidential privilege by the Trump White House.

While many Democrats are expected to oppose Kavanaugh, he appears on track be confirmed to replace the now-retired Justice Anthony Kennedy. "So consistent with judicial independence principles, I shouldn't comment on a potential case like that", the judge said.

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About 500 people attended a rally in front of Portland City Hall on August 26 to encourage Collins to vote "no" on Kavanaugh, Follayttar Smith said. One after another, activists stood to protest Kavanaugh's positions on healthcare, abortion, gun rights or the proceeding itself, interrupting lines of questioning and irritating some Republican committee members.

The document had been among many held by the Senate Judiciary Committee as confidential, over the objections of Democrats, who have argued throughout this week's hearing that Republicans have shielded important papers about Presidential Donald Trump's nominee.

If Collins votes yes, then he is likely confirmed. Earlier this week, he clarified testimony from his 2004 confirmation hearing involving a controversial judge he helped shepherd through the nomination process. "I'm a skeptic of unauthorized regulation, of illegal regulation, of regulation that is outside the bounds of what the laws passed by Congress have said". Liberal groups are running TV ads encouraging the senator to reject the nomination.

The coat hangers symbolise the dangers of making abortion illegal; a nod to the back-alley abortions women suffered before Roe V Wade in 1973.

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