Document Type

Data Set

Publication Date

4-9-2010

Twitter Search Words

supreme, court, kagan

Search Start Date

2010-04-09

Search End Date

2010-08-11

Abstract

Twitter data stream collected following four Washington Post news alerts:

10:35 AM EDT Friday, April 9, 2010

Justice Stevens says he will step down when the court wraps up it's session in June or July, the Associated Press reports.

10:45 PM EDT Sunday, May 9, 2010

President Obama will choose Solicitor General Elena Kagan, former dean of Harvard Law School, to be the 112th justice of the High Court, according to NBC News.

10:40 AM EDT Monday, May 17, 2010

The Supreme Court has ruled that teenagers may not be locked up for life without chance of parole if they haven't killed anyone.

03:23 PM EDT Thursday, August 5, 2010

The Senate confirmed Elena Kagan Thursday to the Supreme Court as the 112th justice and just the fourth woman ever to sit on the high court.

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