Justice Kavanaugh tests positive for Covid-19

Justice Brett Kavanaugh

Justice Brett Kavanaugh tested positive for Covid. He is fully vaccinated and has no symptoms.

Where: Washington, DC

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Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has tested positive for Covid-19, according to the US Supreme Court.

Kavanaugh has been fully vaccinated and has no symptoms.

The justice was tested for Covid prior to the formal investiture ceremony for the newest justice, Amy Coney Barrett.

Kavanaugh is expected to participate in oral arguments remotely from his home next week.

All justices had tested negative on Monday when they were tested as per court testing protocols.

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