One-Third Of Americans Open To Disbanding High Court

By Jack Karp (October 4, 2021, 4:24 PM EDT) -- More than a third of Americans are open to abolishing the U.S. Supreme Court or having Congress rein in its jurisdiction if the justices rule in ways they don't like, according to a "startling" survey released Monday.

Thirty-four percent of respondents said "it might be better to do away with the court altogether," while 38% insisted that Congress take jurisdiction away from the Supreme Court on certain issues if justices "started making a lot of rulings that most Americans disagreed with," according to the report from the Annenberg Public Policy Center of the University of Pennsylvania.

The responses to those two...

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