October 26, 2004

A Recess Appointment to the Supreme Court?

If Chief Justice Rehnquist steps down while the Senate is in recess, President Bush could name an appointee to fill his seat for the duration of the NEXT Congress. Yes - even if the president is defeated on Tuesday. Lyle Denniston has the details relating to this topic.

Posted by armand at October 26, 2004 12:27 PM | TrackBack | Posted to Law and the Courts

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