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Justice Kennedy's retirement is a cause of concern for Democrats

Many fear US president now has chance to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy with a much more conservative judge that suits his agenda.

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    The retirement of a Supreme Court Chief Justice has given President Donald Trump the chance to reshape the highest court in the United States.

    Anthony Kennedy was a key swing vote, who served 30 years on the bench.

    Al Jazeera's Shihab Rattansi has more.


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