Federal Judicial Selection
October 19, 2015
For the 3rd time in 4 years Pennsylvania s House Judiciary Committee has set a vote this week on a plan to change the way...
October 9, 2015
I noted a few weeks ago plans being developed by Georgia s governor to expand the state s Supreme Court from 7 to 9 members....
October 1, 2015
With North Carolina moving its Court of Appeals races from nonpartisan back to partisan, I thought I d take a moment to examine what other...
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According to Article II of the United States Constitution, the President "shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, shall appoint" federal judges. According to Article III, federal judges enjoy life tenure and cannot be removed from office except through impeachment.