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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.

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

With Four Female Justices, Conservatives Still Hold Sway – October 19, 2022

At the start of the 2022–2023 Term, the Supreme Court included four female justices—the most the Court has ever seen in its long history. In this Court Report, court expert Kenneth Jost examines Sandra Day O’Connor’s momentous appointment to the current diverse group of women on the Court today, and explores how these women will likely vote on future cases.