Unit Five The Judicial Branch. Articles of Confederation 1781-1789. This had no national courts. The states all interpreted laws. US realized they needed a national ct. Alexander Hamilton said, “Laws are dead letters without courts to expound and define their true meaning and operation.”.
I was wrong…. It happens.
Samuel Alito, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Sonia Sotomayor, Anthony Kennedy, John Paul Stevens,CJ John Roberts, Antonin Scalia, Clarence Thomas
Sonia Sotomayor: Newbie!
John Paul Stevens:
Next to go
Ruth Bader Ginsberg
John Paul Stevens
So, what might a lot of the votes be with this court?How they tend to vote