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Supreme Court poised to alter policy

SHARON — The Supreme Court is likely to be the most conservative court in 80 years, according to Stephen Wermiel, a journalist, author and law professor at American University.

Wermiel spoke at the Hotchkiss Library of Sharon on Sunday, May 5.

He said he thought it likely that the Supreme Court, with Chief Justice John Roberts at the helm, will be similar to the Supreme Court of the early 1960s, led by Chief Justice Earl Warren.

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