Justice Amy Coney Barrett cast the pivotal vote to depart from past cases that deferred to state authorities on public-health measures
The justices split 5-4 with new Justice Amy Coney Barrett in the majority. It was the conservative's first publicly discernible vote as a justice.
It was Justice Amy Coney Barrett’s first publicly discernible vote as a justice.
CONFIRMED: Amy Coney Barrett will be the 115th Associate Justice of the Supreme Court!
Amy Coney Barrett makes her first mistake as a SCOTUS justice just moments after becoming a SCOTUS justice: She takes part in an overly political proceeding affirming just how tawdry the process around her nomination and confirmation have been.