2 edition of U.S. Supreme Court appointments, 1961-1986 found in the catalog.
U.S. Supreme Court appointments, 1961-1986
Alva W. Stewart
|Other titles||US Supreme Court appointments, 1961-1986.|
|Statement||Alva W. Stewart.|
|Series||Public administration series--bibliography,, P 2129|
|LC Classifications||KF8741.A1 S755 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||11 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||11|
|LC Control Number||87179417|
On , he became a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 1st Circuit. President George H.W. Bush nominated him to the Supreme Court, and, after being confirmed by a vote of , he took his seat on October 9, He retired from the Supreme Court on J Justice Anthony M. Kennedy (Retired). Today, about 90 percent of state judges must run for office, and the elections have become increasingly expensive and nasty. Assistant Professor Jed Handelsman Shugerman provides historical perspective on judicial elections and other methods of judicial selection in his new book, “The People’s Courts: Pursuing Judicial Independence in America” (Harvard, .
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