President Nominates Amy Coney Barrett for Supreme Court

On September 26, President Trump nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to be an Associate Justice on the Supreme Court of the United States. Judge Coney Barrett, a Chicago-based federal appeals court judge, would replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, if confirmed by the Senate. Issues important to people with disabilities often come before the U.S. Supreme Court. They span such important concerns as rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act; the right to fair, non-discriminatory treatment in health care settings; and the death penalty.

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