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CEB
09-04-2005, 12:24 AM
Just heard this on a special report on ABC. No link yet, but tons should be popping up soon.

TK-8252
09-04-2005, 12:33 AM
Beat me to it... just a little more information: he died of thyroid cancer, at age eighty.

R.I.P., Mr. Rehnquist.

Tyrion
09-04-2005, 12:34 AM
Wow, he died? I heard he was going to be dying soon...but I figurered it'd be after his resignation.

Wonder who's going to be put in his place, though.

Acrylic
09-04-2005, 12:59 AM
Aww jeez.

Oh well, I knew he was going to die soon.

But still, such sad news! :(

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20050904/ap_on_go_su_co/rehnquist a link from Yahoo.

DarkStarMojo
09-04-2005, 01:28 AM
Wow. Talk about being appointed for life. While I might not have agreed with some of his politics, my heart goes out to his family.

wishful thinking/ Now, lets all hope the nomination of his replacement, whoever that may be, doesn't turn into a big fiasco. /wishful thinking.

Rogue Nine
09-04-2005, 05:11 AM
Great, another Supreme Court replacement Bush gets to pick. :/

I've always liked Rehnquist. It's gonna be weird taking all my law classes and not thinking of him as Chief Justice.

Mike Windu
09-04-2005, 06:28 AM
RIP sir. :(

acdcfanbill
09-06-2005, 02:58 AM
Great, another Supreme Court replacement Bush gets to pick. :/
yea this is the worst part, now he gets to pick TWO, man, i hope we get lucky with his choices, but i doubt we will. :s