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Part 1 As You Learned About In The Text This Week, Supreme Court Justices

Submitted by • November 5, 2018

As you learned about in the text this week, Supreme Court justices are nominated by the president, confirmed by the Senate and serve for life. Some argue that the life tenure is too long given the length terms often served by justices. Read the following articles and then discuss your perspective, providing supporting facts for your postition: Should Supreme Court justices be permitted to serve for life?
http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2005/06/life-tenure-is-too-long-for-supreme-court-justices/304134/
http://constitution.laws.com/supreme-court-justices/purpose-of-lifetime-appointment-and-pros-and-cons
http://www.law.columbia.edu/media_inquiries/news_events/2017/march2014/scotus-term-limits
Post a primary discussion consisting of 500 words minimum – this posting must contain at least 3 citations from legitimate sources of information (you may use your textbook).
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