Description: After a Supreme Court nominee is confirmed by the Senate, the new Justice takes two oaths. The first legislative act approved by Congress in 1789 was the Oath of Office. This Constitutional Oath is taken by all federal employees who swear to support and defend the Constitution. The second oath Justices take is the Judicial Oath during which ...
Description: We are the final court of appeal in the UK for civil cases, and for criminal cases from England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The Supreme Court hears cases of the greatest public or constitutional importance affecting the whole population.
Description: The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is the highest court in the federal judiciary of the United States of America.It has ultimate (and largely discretionary) appellate jurisdiction over all federal and state court cases that involve a point of federal law, and original jurisdiction over a narrow range of cases, specifically "all Cases affecting Ambassadors, other public Ministers ...
Description: While announcing a new initiative we welcome you to the new website of the Supreme Court of India (sci.gov.in / supremecourt.gov.in). We intend to provide a dynamic, responsive website – a portal to disseminate real time complete information about the cases to be progressively updated, to all the stakeholders in the Indian Judiciary.
Description: The Supreme Court of the United States is the highest ranking judicial body in the United States.Its membership, as set by the Judiciary Act of 1869, consists of the Chief Justice of the United States and eight associate justices, any six of whom would constitute a quorum. Article II, Section 2, Clause 2 of the Constitution grants plenary power to the President of the United States to nominate ...
Description: Find the latest national news stories, photos, and videos on the Supreme Court on NBCNews.com. Read headlines on breaking news stories, decisions, justices, important cases, and more.
Description: President Reagan nominated her as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, and she took her seat September 25, 1981. Justice O’Connor retired from the Supreme Court on January 31, 2006. Anthony M. Kennedy (Retired), Associate Justice, was born in Sacramento, California, July 23, 1936. He married Mary Davis and has three children.
Description: The Supreme Court Library, The Learning Court, Judicial Heritage Gallery and Chilli Api café will remain closed. Please click here for the latest message from the Chief Justice and here for the Registrar’s Circular No. 6 of 2020.
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