Robert Bork Dead: Former Solicitor General And Supreme Court Nominee Dies At 84

December 19, 2012

Robert Bork, a former solicitor general perhaps best known for his controversial Supreme Court nomination which failed in 1987, died Wednesday due to heart complications, PJ Media and National Review report. He was 84.

Bork was nominated to the Supreme Court by President Ronald Reagan in 1987, only to be eventually rejected by the Senate after contentious debate.

Source: Huffington Post

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