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Justice Barrett Sides With Liberals Again in Latest Dissent

Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett sided with the liberal, dissenting minority opinion Thursday night, which failed to block a death penalty execution for a convicted triple-murderer in Alabama.

The Supreme Court ruled 5-4 to allow the execution of death-row inmate Alan Eugene Miller, as Justice Barrett joined the liberal Justices Elena Kagan, Sonia Sotomayor, and Ketanji Brown Jackson in dissent to stop the execution by lethal injection.

Barrett, who was nominated to the Supreme Court to replace late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the final weeks before the 2020 presidential election, has voted with the liberal justices in more than half of the cases in 2020-2021, the Washington Examiner reported.

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