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  1. The Congressional Prayer Conference holds a vigil against gay marriage in front of the Supreme Court, which is to hear oral arguments on the issue Tuesday.

    High Court Vacancy Sparks Debate on Succession

    All they agree on is that it’s historic. The death of Antonin Scalia holds the potential to drastically alter America’s legal landscape. Glenn Beck says it’s godly intervention to help elect a “constitutionalist” president, aka former Supreme Court clerk Ted Cruz. Vowing to block any successor Obama nominates to the bench, Republicans argue that subjecting a nominee to a doomed process would be cruel. But the president’s apparently ready for battle: Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid says Obama is taking a “very, very personal” interest in the process and will name a candidate in about three weeks.

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