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The Supreme Court Nominations Set

The Supreme Court of the U.S. Hearings and Reports on Successful and Unsuccessful Nominations of Supreme Court Justice by the Senate Judiciary Committee is considered to be the definitive documentary history of the nominations and confirmation process of both successful and unsuccessful nominations through Merrick Garland. This set features full-text searching, beginning with three volumes dedicated to the controversial confirmation of Louis Brandeis, the first nominee subject to public hearings.

Each nomination includes relevant materials, such as:

  •         Confirmation hearing and transcript on the nomination
  •         Senate Judiciary Committee vote on the nomination
  •          Memoranda drafted
  •          Presidential statements
  •          Resignation announcements
  •          Pre-nomination speculation
  •          Nomination announcement
  •          Confirmation date

Featured Justices

  •          Merrick Garland
  •          Elena Kagan
  •          Sonia Sotomayor
  •          Samuel Alito, Jr.
  •          John G. Roberts, Jr.
  •          Stephen Breyer
  •          Ruth Bader Ginsburg
  •          Clarence Thomas
  •          David Souter
  •          Douglass H. Ginsburg
  •          William Rehnquist
  •          Sandra Day O’Connor
  •          Abe Fortas
  •          Thurgood Marshall
  •          Potter Stewart
  •          Harlan Fiske Stone
  •          Louis D. Brandeis

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