Photo may have been deleted

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh has tested positive for Covid-19. Justice Kavanaugh learned of his positive diagnosis on Thursday evening, according to The Economist.

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Justice Kavaugh has been fully vaccinated since January 2021 and is currently asymptomatic, according to The Economist.

Experts say mRNA vaccines do not prevent vaccinated people from spreading the virus to others. Tests of all nine justices on Monday came back negative for each, the reports.

Per protocol, Kavanaugh will not attend any SCOTUS proceedings on Friday, including a ceremonial investiture for Justice Amy Coney Barrett.

Dr. Anthony Fauci, who advises the White House on all things Covid-related, has changed the definition of "fully vaccinated".

Fauci now claims those who received two doses of Pfizer or Moderna mRNA vaccines are not fully vaccinated unless they receive a third booster shot.

It isn't clear if Kavanaugh received a booster shot.

The CDC in Atlanta, which previously stated the vaccine prevents spread of the virus, now claims the vaccines only prevent serious illness and death.

Many say being unvacccinated also prevents serious illness and death.

Kamala Harris

Judiciary Committee members have set a 1:30 PM vote on Friday to send Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation to the full Senate. The walkout came hours after Republican Senator Jeff Flake confirmed he will vote for Kavanaugh.

Read more »

Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Ford

A woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct is refusing to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday. Christine Blasey Ford’s lawyer, Lisa Banks, says her client wants the FBI to investigate her allegations.

Read more »

The Democrats are pulling out all the stops to delay the confirmation of President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. A letter sent to Dianne Feinstein purportedly details a "groping" incident that occurred when Kavanaugh was a teenager in high school.

Read more »

Kamala Harris Brett Kavanaugh and Cory Booker

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, center, coasted through the final round of questions from senators during his Senate confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on Thursday.

Kavanaugh faced the stiffest opposition from senators like Kamala Harris (D-CA), left, and Cory Booker (D-NJ), right.

Read more »