Supreme Court Justice Background

TiQueshia Blackwell
5/20/15

John G. Roberts Jr. Born in: Buffalo, NY

Studied at: Harvard Law School

Political party: Republican

President that appointed him: George W. Bush

Year started: 2005

Antonin Scalia Born in: Trenton, NJ

Studied at: Harvard Law School & Georgetown University

Political Party: Republican

President that appointed him: Ronald Reagan

Year started: 1986

Anthony Kennedy Born in: Sacramento, CA

Studied at: Harvard Law School, London School of Economics, Stanford University

Political Party: Republican

President that him: Ronald Reagan

Year started: 1988

Clearance Thomas Born in: Pin Point, GA

Studied at: Yale University, Immaculate Conception Abbey Holy Cross College

Political party: Republican

President that appointed him: George H.W. Bush

Year started: 1991

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Born in: Brooklyn, NY

Studied at: Cornell University, Harvard University, Columbia Law School, James-Madison High School

Political Party: Democratic

President that appointed her: Bill Clinton

Year started: 1993

Stephen Breyer Born in: San Francisco, CA

Studied at: Harvard Law School, Magdalen College, Oxford, Stanford University

Political Party: Democratic

President that appointed him: Bill Clinton

Year started: 1994

Samuel Alito Jr. Born in: Trenton, NJ

Studied at: Princeton University, Yale Law School

Political Party: Republican

President that appointed him: George W. Bush

Year started: 2006

Sonia Sotomayor Born in: Bronx, NY

Studied at: Columbia Law School, New York University, Cardinal Spellman High School, Princeton University, Yale Law School

Political Party: Democratic

President that appointed her: Barak Obama

Year started: 2009

Elena Kagan Born in: New York City, NY

Studied at: Harvard Law School, Worcester College, Hunter College High School, Princeton University

Political Party: Democratic

President that appointed her: Barak Obama

Year started: 2010

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