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Under the Judiciary Act of 1789, each justice was required to ... opposition from many justices, who cited the difficulty of travel. ... A circuit justice may sit as a judge on the Court of Appeals ...

How Many Judges Are On the Supreme Court? | Wonderopolis

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Justices are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate. Once confirmed, justices serve for life. They only leave the Supreme Court if they die, ...

Frequently Asked Questions on Justices - Supreme Court of the ...

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How many Justices have there been? What is the average length of ... Who was the oldest person to serve on the Supreme Court? Have any Justices been born ...

How Many U.S. Supreme Court Justices Are There?

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Currently,there are nine Supreme Court justices on the United States Supreme Court.The number ... Who was the only president to serve on the Supreme Court?

How many justices serve on the Supreme Court? | Reference.com

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Nine judges, called justices, form the United States Supreme Court. One of the justices serves as the chief justice, while the remaining eight serve as associate ...

Current U.S. Supreme Court Members - Infoplease

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The following table lists the current members of the United States Supreme Court, including the Chief Justice and eight Associate Justices. Antonin Scalia died in ...

Meet the Supremes: Who are the US Supreme Court justices? - BBC ...

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Mar 16, 2016 ... The US Supreme Court can have a huge impact on everyday American ... Kagan is the first justice in decades not to previously serve as a judge. She is part of the court's left-leaning wing, but has been the author of many of ...

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Justices of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and all judges of the Commonwealth are prohibited by judicial rules of ethics from discussing cases with members ...

Meet the 8 Sitting Supreme Court Justices - ABC News

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Mar 3, 2016 ... President Barack Obama nominated Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court today , choosing a judicial moderate despite strong opposition from ...

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HOW MANY JUSTICES ARE THERE ON THE SUPREME COURT? Seven ... DOES THE PENNSYLVANIA SUPREME COURT SIT IN ANY CITY OTHER THAN ...

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Frequently Asked Questions - Supreme Court of the United States

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Who decides how many Justices are on the Court? ... There is no requirement that the Chief Justice serve as an Associate Justice, but 5 of the 17 Chief Justices  ...

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Oct 8, 2013 ... Find out seven surprising facts about how the nation's highest court works ... Supreme Court but left it to Congress to decide how many justices should ... retired at age 90, making him the oldest person ever to sit on the court.

Why Are There 9 Supreme Court Justices? - Live Science

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Apr 20, 2010 ... "The number of Supreme Court justices has changed over the years," ... While the justices are appointed to serve a life term, some choose to ...