Clerking for the Supremes

Kaplan, Seth
October 1977
New Republic;10/15/77, Vol. 177 Issue 16, p25
Focuses on the persons who serve as clerks for justices of U.S. Supreme Court. Selection methods at the discretion of the justice who picks the clerk; Information on the path way to reach to the clerk position in the Supreme Court; Details on tasks of a clerk; Qualities of a great clerk; Ambition of some clerks to return to the Court to become a justice. INSET: The Meritocratic Moment.


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