Results for - Scalia me once, Shame on you, Scalia me twice ...

2,120 voters participated in this survey

Times are a-changing. The unexpected death of Antonin Scalia has far reaching consequences in U.S. jurisprudence. Some are predicting a political clash as well as far reaching implications on the U.S presidential race.

1. Are you aware that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, Feb 13th?

Yes
64%
1,363 votes
No
24%
506 votes
Undecided
3%
55 votes
Not Applicable
9%
196 votes

2. Are you aware that Antonin Scalia represented a conservative voice on matters of the U.S. Constitution?

Yes
50%
1,064 votes
No
33%
701 votes
Undecided
4%
95 votes
Not Applicable
12%
260 votes

3. Due to Scalia's absence, a new Supreme Court Justice will need to be nominated for Senate approval. Are you aware that this nomination process is initiated by the current U.S. President?

Yes
56%
1,194 votes
No
25%
525 votes
Undecided
5%
104 votes
Not Applicable
14%
297 votes

4. Recent undecided court cases may either be decided by a vote or attempted to be reheard upon a new Justice being added to the court. With a potential 4-4 split, lower court decisions cannot be overturned. Again, are you aware of this process?

Yes
40%
852 votes
No
38%
804 votes
Undecided
7%
143 votes
Not Applicable
15%
321 votes

5. The new - yet to be determined- Supreme Court Justice will potentially alter the U.S. legal landscape by tilting the court left-of-center. Does this encourage or concern you?

Encourage
17%
364 votes
Concern
30%
627 votes
Not sure
27%
577 votes
N/A
26%
552 votes
02/15/2016 Politics 2120 50 By: Ipso

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