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How women have changed the face of the Supreme Court

CBS News Sunday, 25 October 2020
As a final vote on judge Amy Coney Barrett's confirmation is expected to take place this week, she would become only the fifth woman to serve on the Supreme Court. But before any woman served as a justice on the highest court in the land, others blazed the trail. Jan Crawford reports.
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