View Full Version : Death of Chief Justice William Rehnquist

09-03-2005, 11:24 PM
Just heard this on a special report on ABC. No link yet, but tons should be popping up soon.

09-03-2005, 11:33 PM
Beat me to it... just a little more information: he died of thyroid cancer, at age eighty.

R.I.P., Mr. Rehnquist.

09-03-2005, 11:34 PM
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.

09-03-2005, 11:59 PM
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.

09-04-2005, 12:28 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, 04:11 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, 05:28 AM
RIP sir. :(

09-06-2005, 01:58 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