Supreme Court

New process for appointing Supreme Court judges: 12 questions

The first question is: What is the evidence that the current system is not working properly?

There's little evidence that the previous process for selecting Supreme Court justices produced bad decisions, and it will be difficult to assess whether it gets better under the new system, writes Edward Whitcomb. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade


PUBLISHED : Monday, Aug. 22, 2016 12:00 AM

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