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By Harold Pease Ph D
Special to Valley News 

Constitution lists no qualifications for Supreme Court justices

 

Last updated 8/2/2018 at 2:13pm



Are you qualified to be the next Supreme Court justice? Perhaps. The only statement in the Constitution with respect to the existence of the Supreme Court lists no qualifications. It reads, “The judicial power of the United States shall be vested in one supreme court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish. The judges, both of the supreme and inferior courts, shall hold their offices during good behaviour and shall at stated times receive for their services a compensation, which shall not be diminished during their continuance in office.”...



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