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Watch: Obama Speaks on Justice Scalia's Death

Antonin Scalia, the influential conservative and most provocative member of the Supreme Court, has died. He was 79. The U.S. Marshals Service in Washington confirmed Scalia's death at a private residence in the Big Bend area of South Texas. The service's spokeswoman, Donna Sellers, says Scalia had retired for the evening and was found dead Saturday morning when he did not appear for breakfast. Scalia was a giant among conservative thinkers who gained a reputation for offering blunt dissents. “He was an extraordinary individual and jurist, admired and treasured by his colleagues,” Chief Justice Roberts said. “His passing is a great loss to the court and the country he so loyally served.” Former President George W. Bush in a statement called him a "towering figure and important judge in our nation's highest court." Read »
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The 2016 presidential candidates Saturday reacted with surprise and sadness to the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, with some of the GOP contenders also urging President Obama to hold off on nominating a successor. Read »
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