Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett Delivers 1st Opinion

However, Barrett's opinion was not the first writing as a justice. She previously wrote a concurring opinion regarding church services in California.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Amy Coney Barrett delivered her first Supreme Court majority opinion Thursday, ruling against an environmental group that had sought access to government records. President Donald Trump’s third nominee wrote for a 7-2 court that certain draft documents do not have to be disclosed under the federal Freedom of Information Act. The case was the first one Barrett heard after joining the court in late October, and it took four months for…

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