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Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas speaks at the memorial service for Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in March at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington. With the death of his longtime colleague and friend Antonin Scalia, and the direction of the court mired in uncertainty by a tumultuous presidential race, perhaps Justice Thomas' most significant years defending the Constitution may be yet to come.

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The Supreme Court in Washington, Thursday, May 19, 2016. Opinions from the nation's highest court are expected today. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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Illustration on Trump's Supreme Court nominee list by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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In this Oct. 2, 2013, file photo, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia speaks at Tufts University in Medford, Mass. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds, File)

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Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell speaks outside the Supreme Court in Washington, Wednesday, April 27, 2016, after the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the corruption case of McDonnell. The Supreme Court seems likely to overturn the conviction of McDonnell on political corruption charges and place new limits on the reach of federal bribery laws. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

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Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor speaks in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, Pool, File)

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Thumbs Down on Supreme Court Obamacare Ruling Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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FILE - The Supreme Court in this Feb. 17, 2016 file photo. The Supreme Court is weighing whether to hear a case involving claims of racial bias by a Colorado juror that features competing tenets of the legal system: the right to trial by an impartial jury versus the secrecy of jury deliberations. The court could say Monday whether it will take up the case in the fall. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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Nuns have fought legal requirements to provide birth control to their employees at Roman Catholic charities. (Associated Press/File)

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Tim Constantine takes a look at the battle over Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland.

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Illustration on the current Supreme Court dead end for abortion prohibition cases by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

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The body of Justice Antonin Scalia arrives at the Supreme Court in Washington, Friday, Feb. 19, 2016. Thousands of mourners will pay their respects Friday for Justice Antonin Scalia as his casket rests in the Great Hall of the Supreme Court, where he spent nearly three decades as one of its most influential members. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Illustration on the power of the Supreme Court to damage American society by William Brown/Tribune Content Agency

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Justice Antonin Scalia’s courtroom chair at the Supreme Court has been draped in black to mark his death as part of a tradition that dates to the 19th century, in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016. Scalia died Saturday at age 79. He joined the court in 1986 and was its longest-serving justice. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

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Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, on Monday said that he thinks a replacement for recently deceased Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia should be made by the next president, who will be elected in November.

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Sen. Ron Johnson, Wisconsin Republican, said he believes that the American people should have a voice in shaping the Supreme Court "by their votes for the president and the majority party in the U.S. Senate" in November's election.

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Supreme Court Appointment Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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Supreme Court Appointment Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

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The Middlesex Guildhall in London, location of the Supreme Court (Wikipedia)

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Gabrielle Giffords, former US Representative from Arizona - Reportedly inspired by Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor to register as a Republican at age 18, Giffords switched to the Democratic Party in 2000 to run for a seat in the Arizona State House. She went on to serve in the Arizona Senate and the US House of Representatives as a Democrat, before surviving a 2011 assassination attempt in Arizona.