Again the court was split, with Stevens in the controlling majority.
American civilization, broadly defined, will benefit from the fact that Stevens will depart under a liberal president.
In her opening statement, she got a little choked up, recalling the events that killed Ambassador Stevens.
American biologist who identified the role of X and Y chromosomes in determining the sex of an organism. Stevens studied the chromosomes of mealworm beetles, first establishing that chromosomes are inherited in pairs. She later showed that eggs fertilized by X-carrying sperm produced female offspring, while Y-carrying sperm produced male offspring. She extended this work to studies of sex determination in various plants and insects.
To take responsibility; to step forward to take care of something
[reference to baseball]