“We’re not imperial," the liberal Supreme Court justice said.
“This case is about dog toys and whiskey, two items seldom appearing in the same sentence,” Justice Elena Kagan wrote in an opinion for the court.
The case has the potential to upend the internet as we know it, but the justices did not seem keen to do so.
“If you rewrite history, it’s easy to do.” Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan knocked down a legal theory on elections.
The women of the Supreme Court are the subjects of a new painting unveiled at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. on Monday.
Justice Elena Kagan said officials have shown “quite clearly that no other policy will prevent sickness and death to anywhere like the degree that this one will.”
Kagan accused her conservative colleagues of doing Congress' work for them, saying "this Court has no right to remake" a key section of the Voting Rights Act.
The case comes as Republicans in some states are pursuing new restrictions after Trump made false claims of widespread voter fraud.
The liberal justices dissented as the Supreme Court ruled against extending Wisconsin’s deadline to count mailed-in ballots received after Election Day.
Judge Amy Coney Barrett would replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who is best-known for fighting for women’s rights and equality.