Justice Barrett on abortion precedent at 2020 verification hearing
1 00:00:00,180–> > 00:00:05,730 >> > > Youre going on the greatest court of this land with a problem out 2 00:00:05,730–> > 00:00:12,120 there that all ladies see one method or another in their life and not 3 00:00:12,120–> > 00:00:17,370 all but certainly wives do and others too. Therefore the 4 00:00:17,370–> > 00:00:22,800 concern comes what happens. And will this 5 00:00:22,800–> > 00:00:28,060 justice assistance a law that has substantial precedent now. 6 00:00:28,060–> > 00:00:33,040 Would you dedicate yourself on whether you would or would not. 7 00:00:33,060–> > 00:00:38,850 >> > > Senator what I would devote is that I will obey all the rules and stellar decisis that 8 00:00:38,850–> > 00:00:44,610 if a concern comes up before me about whether Casey or any other case ought to be overthrown 9 00:00:44,610–> > 00:00:50,220 that I will follow the law. Starry decisis applying it as the Court has articulated it applying 10 00:00:50,220–> > 00:00:55,800 all the elements dependence workability being weakened by later on 11 00:00:55,800–> > 00:00:59,110 realities and law simply all the standard factors. 12 00:00:59,220–> > 00:01:04,950 >> > > And I assure to do that for any concern that turns up abortion or anything else. Ill follow the law. 13 00:01:05,010–> > 00:01:11,630 >> > > Do you agree with Justice Scalias view that Roe was mistakenly decided. 14 00:01:11,640–> > 00:01:17,220 >> > > Senator I totally comprehend why you are asking the concern. 15 00:01:17,220–> > 00:01:23,040 once again I cant Precrime it or say yes Im going in with some program 16 00:01:23,040–> > 00:01:28,690 since Im not I do not have any agenda. Ive no program to try to overrule Casey. 17 00:01:28,690–> > 00:01:33,030 I have a program to adhere to the rule of law and choose cases as they come.
12 00:00:59,220–> > 00:01:04,950 >> > > And I assure to do that for any problem that comes up abortion or anything else. 13 00:01:05,010–> > 00:01:11,630 >> > > Do you agree with Justice Scalias view that Roe was incorrectly chosen. 14 00:01:11,640–> > 00:01:17,220 >> > > Senator I completely comprehend why you are asking the question.