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(Reuters) - The death of liberal Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday could spell bad news for Democrats if a legal battle over the results of the Nov. 3 presidential election reaches the high court, as it did in 2000. Floral tributes and messages for the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg are seen outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, U.S., September 19, 2020. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas. If President Donald Trump, a Republican, is able to install a conservative replacement in time, the new justice could help resolve any dispute in favor of the president - an outcome that would deepen the country’s partisan divide and threaten the court’s reputation as an independent arbiter, some legal experts said. Full story

20 September