A New Justice Dominates Oral Arguments In Wake Of Scalia’s Death

By Stewart Bishop and Stan Parker | June 10, 2016, 6:21 PM EDT

The late Justice Antonin Scalia was known for transforming oral arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court with his voluble, biting and often witty questioning style, but the dynamic has shifted after his death, with a new associate justice taking on the role of most frequent speaker, according to a Law360 analysis.

Justice Scalia’s incisive questioning of advocates is widely credited with changing the nature of oral arguments at the Supreme Court, contributing to a more lively bench where frequent interruptions are the norm.

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