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Following Supreme Court tradition, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s bench chair and the bench directly in front of it have been draped with black wool crepe in memoriam. In addition, a black drape has been hung over the courtroom doors. Pictured: The bench draped for the death of Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, September 2020. Photo: Fred Schilling/Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States Following Supreme Court tradition, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s bench chair and the bench directly in front of it have been draped with black wool crepe in memoriam. In addition, a black drape has been hung over the courtroom doors. Pictured: The bench draped for the death of Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, September 2020. Photo: Fred Schilling/Collection of the Supreme Court of the United States

A group of 10 former federal judges on Tuesday urged the Senate and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, not to confirm a new U.S. Supreme Court justice before the 2020 presidential election is settled, saying the move would undermine public trust in the court.

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Tom McParland

Tom McParland of New York Law Journal can be contacted at [email protected] Follow him on Twitter @TMcParlandALM.

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