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WATCH: Sen. Josh Hawley’s opening statement in Jackson Supreme Court confirmation hearings

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Mar 21, 2022
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Summary

Sen. Josh Hawley’s (R-MO) opening remarks cited a series of cases involving child pornography or sexual abuse of a child in which he says Jackson was the judge and had sentencing discretion.

Discussion Questions

  1. Do you think Senator Hawley’s points should be taken into consideration for a Supreme Court nominee?