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Sonia Sotomayor testifies in 2009 at her confirmation hearing. (Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM)

In a Missouri death row case on Monday, Justice Neil Gorsuch, perhaps reacting to sharp criticism of the court’s refusal to delay the execution of an inmate who wanted his imam present in the death chamber, appeared to impose a new and higher bar on last-minute execution stays, drawing a rebuke from Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

Marcia Coyle

Marcia Coyle, based in Washington, covers the U.S. Supreme Court. Contact her at mcoyle@alm.com. On Twitter: @MarciaCoyle

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