TITLE

President John Adams and Four Chief Justices: An Essay for James F. Simon

AUTHOR(S)
BERNSTEIN, R. B.
PUB. DATE
January 2013
SOURCE
New York Law School Law Review;2012/2013, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p441
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on variation from Professor of law James F. Simon's trilogy, portraying the evaluation of judicial appointment fixed in the year 1800-1801, which was encountered by former U.S. President John Adams for four chief justices in Washington D.C. It addresses several complex issues regarding the selection of judges which includes the use of justices as diplomats, the need for institutional reform and the impact of politics in selection of a judge.
ACCESSION #
86411043

 

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