Supreme Court Justice Background
by Hannah Gschwind and Ambralyn Minchew

SUPREME COURT CHIEF JUSTICE

John G Roberts, Jr.

  1. Born in: New York
  2. Studied at: Hardvard Law School
  3. President that appointed him: George W. Bush
  4. Political Party: Republican
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 2005

ASSOCIATE JUSTICES

Antonin Scalia

  1. Born in: New Jersey
  2. Studied at: Harvard Law School
  3. President that appointed him: President Raegan
  4. Political Party: Republican
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 1986

Anthony Kennedy

  1. Born in: California
  2. Studied at: Harvard Law School
  3. President that appointed him: President Raegan
  4. Political Party: Republican
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 1988

Clarence Thomas

  1. Born in: Georgia
  2. Studied at: Yale Law School
  3. President that appointed him: President Bush
  4. Political Party: Republican
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 1991

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

  1. Born in: New York
  2. Studied at: Columbia Law School
  3. President that appointed her: President Clinton
  4. Political Party: Democratic
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 1993

Stephen Breyer

  1. Born in: California
  2. Studied at: Harvard Law School
  3. President that appointed him: President Clinton
  4. Political Party: Democratic
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 1994

Samuel Alito

  1. Born in: New Jersey
  2. Studied at: Yale Law School
  3. President that appointed him: George W. Bush
  4. Political Party: Republican
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 2006

Sonia Sotomayor

  1. Born in: New York
  2. Studied at: Yale Law School
  3. President that appointed her: President Barack Obama
  4. Political Party: Democratic
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 2009

Elena Kagan

  1. Born in: New York
  2. Studied at: Harvard Law School
  3. President that appointed her: President Barack Obama
  4. Political Party: Democratic
  5. Year started Supreme Court: 2010

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