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Antonin Scalia

Antonin Scalia was the brainy and flamboyant conservative Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court from 1986 until his death in 2016. With degrees from Georgetown University (1957) and Ha…

Antonin Scalia,

Supreme Court justice, refused in March to recuse himself from a case involving Vice President Dick Cheney, a close friend with whom he went duck hunting just weeks after the court agreed to …

Movies and Film: It's Art, Stupid!

It's Art, Stupid!Movies and FilmFrench Film HistoryIt's Art, Stupid!A Century of Cinematic SplendorBefore the WarSurfing the "New Wave"The Eighties and NinetiesTen Fabulous French Films
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Samuel Alito,

federal judge, was nominated as a U.S. Supreme Court Justice by President Bush in October. Bush selected Alito four days after Harriet Miers withdrew her nomination. If confirmed, Alito will…

J. Michael Luttig

J. Michael Luttig was a U.S. federal judge once considered a prime candidate to replace Sandra Day O'Connor on the United States Supreme Court. Luttig graduated from Washington and Lee University in 1…

Stephen Breyer Biography

Stephen BreyerUnited States Supreme Court Associate JusticeBorn: 8/15/1938Birthplace: San Francisco, Calif. After graduating from Harvard Law School in 1964, Stephen Breyer held a clerkship fo…

Samuel A. Alito, Jr. Biography

Samuel A. Alito, Jr. Federal Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third CircuitBorn: April 1, 1950Birthplace: Trenton, N.J. Judge Alito was nominated as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court …

Sri Srinivasan

Name at birth: Padmanabhan Srikanth SrinivasanSri Srinivasan has been a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit since 2013. Sri Srinivasan was born in India; his famil…

Merrick Garland

Merrick Garland is the longtime U.S. Court of Appeals judge who was unsuccessfully nominated to the U.S. Supreme Court by President Barack Obama in 2016. Merrick Garland grew up in Illinois and atten…

The Supreme Court: Activism Takes Over the Court

Activism Takes Over the CourtThe Supreme CourtBurger CourtPolitical Firestorm That FizzledDethroning a PresidentStarting the Abortion DebateActivism Takes Over the Court The Warren Court thre…