Supreme Court Justices

Anthony Kennedy is currently serving as an Associate Justice on the U.S Supreme Court, having been appointed in 1988 by President Ronald Reagan. As the second longest-serving current justice, following Antonin Scalia, he is known to be the swing vote on many court decisions.

 

Antonin Scalia is an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court. Having been appointed by President Ronald Reagan, Scalia is currently the longest serving justice on the Supreme Court and is better served under the title Senior Associate Justice.

 

Clarence Thomas currently serves as an Associate Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. He was appointed to the court in 1991 by President George H. W. Bush, and is the second African-American to serve as a Supreme Court Justice.

 

Elena Kagan currently serves as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court, and has an extensive legal record that includes becoming the first female Solicitor General.

 

John G. Roberts, Jr. was born in 1955 and is currently serving as the country’s 17th Chief Justice on the U.S. Supreme Court. Roberts has a solid history of legal expertise and has ruled on several groundbreaking cases during his tenure on the Supreme Court, most recently the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

 

Ruth Bader Ginsburg currently serves as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court, a position she has held since her appointment by President Bill Clinton in 1993. She is the second female justice to hold the post and is known for her somewhat liberal leanings and advocacy of women’s rights.

 

Samuel Anthony Alito, Jr. currently serves as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court. Alito is one of the most recent Justices added to the SupremeCourt, receiving his nomination from President George W. Bush in 2006.

 

Sonia Sotomayor currently serves as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court. Having been nominated to the post by President Barack Obama in 2009, Sotomayor is one of the newest members to sit on the nine-person panel.

 

Stephen G. Breyer currently serves as an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court, a position he has held since 1994. His extensive legal experience and authorship of several law textbooks have made him an integral member of the Supreme Court.

Supreme Court JusticesDONALD SCARINCIFebruary 28, 2012



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