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President Richard Nixon entered office in 1969 with Chief Justice Earl Warren having announced his retirement from Supreme Court of the United States the previous year. Nixon appointed Warren E. Burger to replace Earl Warren, and during his .... He was alleged to have made court decisions favoring segregation and ...


May 2, 2017 ... Justice Neil Gorsuch has been on the bench for less than a month ... The only hitch: there's no vacancy. ... The question appears not to be whether Kennedy will retire soon, ... Ronald Reagan, declined to comment on his retirement plans. ... justices have often chosen spring to announce their retirements, ...


Apr 11, 2017 ... Justice Anthony Kennedy, long the swing vote on the Supreme ... Court watchers have been looking for signs Justice Anthony Kennedy will resign; Kennedy, 80, swore in his ... Justice Kennedy, 80, has been mulling retirement. ... constitutional protection against racism in jury deliberations just this March.


Jun 18, 1986 ... And I'm pleased to announce my intention to nominate William H. Rehnquist, ... Today, I received with regret Chief Justice Burger's letter formally notifying me of his retirement. ... In choosing Justice Rehnquist and Judge Scalia, I have not only selected ... Q. Did Justice Burger recommend his successor?


Jul 1, 2005 ... He said he has directed his staff, in cooperation with the Justice Department, ... " The nation deserves, and I will select, a Supreme Court justice that ... upon the nomination and confirmation of my successor," O'Connor wrote to Bush. ... Just after receiving the letter, Bush spoke to O'Connor by telephone from ...


Jun 28, 1991 ... The 82-year-old Justice, the only black to have served on the Supreme ... It gives President Bush his second appointment to the Court and will ... voices on the Supreme Court, announced his retirement today after 24 .... The President faces some threshold decisions in choosing Justice Marshall's successor, ...


Nov 11, 2016 ... Justice Kennedy is holding his next law clerk reunion in 2017, his 29th ... that Justice Kennedy might announce his retirement from the Court in June ... Justice Kennedy might be willing to have name his successor — the ... Anatomy of a Rumor: The Story Behind Chief Justice John Roberts's 'Retirement' ...


The speed by which a President selects a nominee for a vacancy has varied ... A President might announce his intention to nominate a particular individual .... When a Chief Justice vacancy arises, the President may choose to nominate a ..... Justice schedules his or her retirement to take effect only when a successor is  ...


Sep 4, 2005 ... United States Supreme Court Chief Justice William H. Rehnquist died ... have given the Senate a chance to confirm his successor while the court was out of session, and instead O'Connor announced her retirement to spend time with her ... but it's more likely he will choose someone from outside the court.


Apr 3, 2016 ... Selecting his replacement has also provoked fierce debate among ... A judge can serve on the court for decades, with Scalia chosen in 1986 by .... In a low-key statement, Chief Justice Robert French of the High Court has indicated that he will ... despite the victor gaining the power to choose his successor.