On This Date in Legal History

President George H.W. Bush nominated David H. Souter to the United States Supreme Court. You can read the transcript from his Senate Judiciary Committee hearings at atgoo.gl/294R9Z. On September 27, 1990, the Judiciary Committee voted 13-1 to endorse his nomination. See how each Senator voted at goo.gl/txRVk6. Soon after the U.S. Senate confirmed President Bush’s nominee. You’ll find each Senator’s vote at goo.gl/tMrGtR.

David Souter

David Souter

Justice Souter served on the Court from 1990-2009. Learn more about him at goo.gl/yFiOQr.  

About Tina Nelson
Tina Nelson

Tina Nelson is an attorney and mom. She created the LAWSUIT™ board game to teach her three children about the law. The game was an instant success. Copyrights and a patent were obtained, and Professional Games, Inc. was born. Professional Games, Inc. created this blog to educate and keep its friends and customers regularly updated about our American legal system.
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