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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chief_Justice_of_the_United_States

The Chief Justice is one of nine Supreme Court justices; the other eight have the title ... He is also head of the Judicial Conference of the United States, and in that .... Chief Justice John Jay served as a diplomat to negotiate the so-called Jay ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supreme_Court_of_the_United_States

The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest federal court of the United States. ..... The plan, usually called the "Court-packing Plan", failed in Congress. ... The U.S. Constitution states that the President "shall nominate, and by and with  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supreme_court

A supreme court is the highest court within the hierarchy of many legal jurisdictions. .... In Hong Kong, the Supreme Court of Hong Kong (now known as the High ... Judges of the Supreme Court are appointed by the President in accordance with ...

www.congressforkids.net/Judicialbranch_supremecourt.htm

Why is the Supreme Court called "Supreme?" What kind of ... The Supreme Court heads the judicial branch of the United States government. It is the only ... Decisions made by the Supreme Court are usually of national importance. "Equal  ...

www.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_head_of_the_state_supreme_court_called

The head of a state supreme court is called Chief Justice, just like the head of the US Supreme Court.

www.thoughtco.com/chief-justice-of-united-states-duties-3322405

Jun 2, 2017 ... Often incorrectly called the "Chief Justice of the Supreme Court," the Chief ... In this capacity, the Chief Justice heads the Judicial Conference of ...

www.historylearningsite.co.uk/american-politics/supreme-court

The Constitution clearly places the Supreme Court at the head of the federal judicial ... It also fitted in with their desire to see America governed by the so- called ...

www.scholastic.com/teachers/articles/teaching-content/role-supreme-court

The Supreme Court has a special role to play in the United States system of government — the power to check the powers of the President and Congress. ... Terminiello had called the crowd "a surging, howling mob." At other points in his ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/how-many-judges-are-on-the-supreme-court

Nine judges — called justices — make up the Supreme Court of the United States. ... Justices are nominated by the President and confirmed by the Senate.

www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-court-trump-idUSKBN15F1OW

Feb 1, 2017 ... President Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Neil Gorsuch for a ... called a filibuster, for Supreme Court nominees if Democrats block his ...