TITLE

JUDICIAL APPOINTMENTS: CHECKS AND BALANCES IN PRACTICE

AUTHOR(S)
Brand, Rachel
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Winter2010, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on judicial appointments and nominations, and relationship between the executive and legislative branch. It discusses the use of the U.S. Senate of the blue-slip process for circuit and district court nominations. It also discusses the power granted by the Constitution on the president with regard to judicial selection and the interplay between the executive and legislative branch after the Senate's confirmation of a nominee.
ACCESSION #
47692838

 

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