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Welcome to the CQ Press Supreme Court Collection, a destination for authoritative information and data on cases, justices, and the history and power of the U.S. Supreme Court. Researchers will find the data and tools to answer questions about justices and their opinions and behavior.

The latest Supreme Court news and analysis from legal affairs expert Kenneth Jost.

Supreme Court Confirmation Process Is Becoming More Partisan and Prolonged – March 14, 2017

Supreme Court nominations have been rife with partisan contention throughout history, and Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation hearing is shaping up to be no different. In this Court Report, legal expert Kenneth Jost examines the political posturing surrounding past Court nominations and what can be expected with Trump’s nominee.