Which Supreme Court Justice passed away over the weekend?

  • Anthony M. Kennedy
  • Clarence Thomas
  • Antonin Scalia correct

    Justice Antonin Scalia passed away on Saturday at 79-years-old in his hotel room in Texas. Scalia's doctor said he had a history of high blood pressure. Speaking of pressure, It may seem like a lot for Obama to fill the seat but this is actually not the first time a Supreme Court Justice has died in office. According to the Congressional Research Service, 41% of the Supreme Court vacancies that occurred in the beginning of the 20th century were a result of a justice passing away.

  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg
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