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Why the Supreme Court needs more diversity

By Shankari Sureshbabu, Columnist

August 9, 2016

At a University composed of roughly 40,000 students from across the globe, diversity is everywhere around us. It makes us see different perspectives and promotes cooperation and compromise. It forces us to think outside the box and understand the situations of others. In the Supreme Court, diverse thou...

UI alumna could fill vacant supreme court seat

UI alumna could fill vacant supreme court seat

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 24, 2016

As questions about the future of late Justice Antonin Scalia’s Supreme Court finds its way into presidential debates and national headlines, University alumna Patricia Millett could be the answer. Millett, currently a judge for the United States Court of Appeals in the District of Columbia Cir...