Supreme Court Justice Background

John G. Roberts Jr.

Born in Buffalo, New York

Studied at Harvard Law School

President George W Bush appointed him

Political Party: Republican

Started on September 29, 2005.

Antonin Scalia

Born in Trenton, New Jersey

Studied at Harvard Law School

President Reagan appointed him

Political Party: Republican

Started on September 26, 1986

Anthony Kennedy

Born in Sacramento, California

Studied at Harvard Law School

President Reagan appointed him

Political Party: Republican

Started on February 18, 1988

Clearance Thomas

Born in Pinpoint Community near Savannah, Georgia

Studied at Yale Law School

President Bush appointed him

Political Party: Republican

Started on October 23, 1991

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Born in Brooklyn, New York

Studied at Harvard Law School

President Clinton appointed her

Political Party: Democratic

Started on August 10, 1993

Stephen Breyer

Born in San Francisco

Studied at Harvard Law School

President Clinton appointed him

Political Party: Democratic

Started on August 3, 1994

Samuel Anthony Alito Jr.

Born in Trenton New Jersey

Studied at Yale Law School

President George W Bush appointed him

Political Party: Republican

Started on January 31, 2006

Sonia Sotomayor

Born in Bronx, New York

Studied at Yale Law School

President Barack Obama appointed her

Political Party: Democratic

Started on May 26, 2009

Elena Kagan

Born in New York, New york

Studied at Harvard Law School

President Barack Obama appointed her

Political Party: Democratic

Started on August 7, 2010

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