Americans Pay Respects to Rehnquist

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The casket of Chief Justice William Rehnquist lies in the Great Hall of the Supreme Court. i

The casket bearing the body of Chief Justice William Rehnquist lies in the Great Hall of the U.S. Supreme Court as Associate Justices Antonin Scalia and Sandra Day O'Connor walk past, Sept. 6, 2005. Reuters hide caption

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The casket of Chief Justice William Rehnquist lies in the Great Hall of the Supreme Court.

The casket bearing the body of Chief Justice William Rehnquist lies in the Great Hall of the U.S. Supreme Court as Associate Justices Antonin Scalia and Sandra Day O'Connor walk past, Sept. 6, 2005.

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The body of Chief Justice William Rehnquist is lying in repose at the Supreme Court, where the public has been allowed to visit. The Senate Judiciary Committee will begin confirmation hearings for Rehnquist's proposed successor, John Roberts, next Monday.

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