US Supreme Court returns, with explosive cases to decide on

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Washington (AFP) – Abortion, gun rights, religious freedoms and potentially race: the US Supreme Court begins a new term Monday with blockbuster cases on its docket that could spotlight the influence of conservative justices chosen by Donald Trump. For the first time in 18 months, the court’s justices will be back on the bench in person — although one member, Justice Brett Kavanaugh, recently tested positive for Covid-19 and will participate remotely. Kavanaugh is one of the three justices confirmed to the court during Republican Trump’s four-year presidency, which shifted the court to a soli…

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