Litigation

Kagan Should Have Quick Path To Supreme Court

WASHINGTON, D.C. –(AP)  A key Senate Democrat predicted a vote by early August to confirm Solicitor General Elena Kagan as the next Supreme Court justice, even as skeptical Republicans warned against a rush to judgment. Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy of Vermont called Kagan, 50, a "superbly qualified candidate.". . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.