'Justice Antonin Scalia was charming, funny and bright' - Justice Albie Sachs

United States Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia was found dead at West Texas ranch over the weekend.

Scalia was nominated to the Supreme Court of the United States by President Ronald Regan in 1986. Scalia was well renowned for his conservative stance on issues in the US court system.

John Maytham spoke to Justice Albie Sachs, Former Constitutional Court Judge about Scalia’s death.

I hated him intellectually because he wasn’t conservative he was reactionary, in judicial terms, he was brilliant.

Justice Albie Sachs, Former Constitutional Court Judge

Listen to the full conversation on the John Maytham Show:

I met him at Danish Parliament

Justice Albie Sachs, Former Constitutional Court Judge

We travelled on the same plane to London and he was charming, funny and bright, he was a marvellous companion.

Justice Albie Sachs, Former Constitutional Court Judge

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