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Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch says Trump's attacks on judiciary are 'demoralizing' - Washington Post

President Trump's escalating attacks on the federal judiciary drew denunciation Wednesday from his Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, who told a senator that the criticism was “disheartening” and “demoralizing” to independent federal courts. Sen ...and more »

Supreme Court Nominee Calls Trump's Attacks on Judiciary 'Demoralizing' - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Judge Neil M. Gorsuch, President Trump's nominee for the Supreme Court, privately expressed dismay on Wednesday over Mr. Trump's increasingly aggressive attacks on the judiciary, calling the president's criticism of independent judges ...and more »

SCOTUS nominee Neil Gorsuch calls attacks on judiciary 'demoralizing' and 'disheartening' - ABA Journal

Updated: U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch told Sen. Richard Blumenthal that President Trump's attacks on the judiciary are “demoralizing” and “disheartening,” according to the senator and Gorsuch aides who initially confirmed the account ...and more »

US high court nominee calls Trump's attacks on judiciary 'demoralizing' -spokesman - Christian Science Monitor

February 8, 2017 WASHINGTON—Donald Trump's nominee for the U.S. Supreme Court, Neil Gorsuch, on Wednesday described the president's Twitter attacks on the judiciary as "demoralizing" and "disheartening," a spokesman for Judge Gorsuch said. Spokesman ...and more »

Gorsuch Not Easy to Pigeonhole on Gay Rights, Friends Say - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Phil Berg was nervous as he prepared to tell Neil Gorsuch he was gay. AIDS was still in the headlines at the time, the early 1990s, and same-sex marriage was a far-fetched notion. Some of Mr. Berg's other friends had not reacted well to ...and more »

Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch calls Trump's tweets 'disheartening' - CNN

Washington (CNN) Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch told a US senator Wednesday that President Donald Trump's tweets about the judiciary are "demoralizing" and "disheartening." In a meeting with Connecticut Democratic Sen. Richard Blumenthal, Gorsuch ...and more »

Why Trump Has Declared War on the Judiciary - Slate Magazine

There is no longer any doubt that President Trump is at war with the federal judiciary. The more the courts align against him, crossing virtually all ideological and political divisions to do so, the more he insists they are partisan and “political ...and more »

Younger Supreme Court appointees stay on the bench longer, but there are plenty of exceptions - Pew Research Center

U.S. Supreme Court justices have lifetime tenure, so nominees to the court tend to draw attention for their age. The two most recent nominees are no exception. At 49, Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's choice, would be a relatively young new member ...and more »

Trump disputes account of his Supreme Court nominee's comments - Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump castigated a Democratic senator on Thursday for saying U.S. Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch had voiced dismay in a private meeting over Trump's attacks on the judiciary, while Republicans came forward to ...and more »

Trump Slams Senator Who Revealed Gorsuch's Criticism Of Remarks On Judges - NPR

Updated at 3:20 p.m. ET. President Trump started the day by blasting a Democratic senator who revealed criticism of Trump from his nominee to the Supreme Court on Wednesday. Judge Neil Gorsuch told Connecticut Sen. Richard Blumenthal that he found ...and more »