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How Joe Biden And Ted Kennedy Took Down Robert Bork

The former solicitor general Robert Bork, who passed away Wednesday morning, faced one of the sharpest takedowns in the history of Supreme Court nominations.

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The New York Times reported Wednesday morning that Robert H. Bork, the 1987 Supreme Court nominee and former solicitor general, passed away at the age of 85.

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Ruby Cramer is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

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