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Supreme Court Justice Scalia found dead

Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was an influential and controversial conservative on the U.S. Supreme Court. (Source: AP/Matt Rourke) Associate Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia was an influential and controversial conservative on the U.S. Supreme Court. (Source: AP/Matt Rourke)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead of apparent natural causes Saturday in West Texas.

According to federal officials, he was found in his room at the Cibolo Creek Ranch by ranch personnel when he did not show up for breakfast.

Scalia was 79 years old.  

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