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Bill of Right in Action
Fall 1994 (10:4)
Updated July 2000

The U.S. Supreme Court

The U.S. Supreme Court is the highest court in the land. Its members, appointed for life, have the power to decide controversial cases. In making these decisions, the court itself often provokes controversy.

U.S. History: FDR Tries to "Pack" the Supreme Court

World History: Should Nations Have the Rights to Kidnap Criminal Suspects?

U.S. Government: Update on the Supreme Court

Officers: Knox Cologne, President; Alan Friedman, Immediate Past President; Publications Committee: Jerome C. Byrne, Chairperson; Paul Cane, Gerald Chaleff, Peggy Saferstein, Marvin Sears, Eugene Shutler, Lloyd M. Smith, Marjorie Steinberg, Lois Thompson, Susan Troy, Daniel H Willick; Staff: Todd Clark, Executive Director; Marshall L. Croddy, Director of Program and Materials Development; Lisa Friedman, Associate Director of Program and Materials Development; Carlton Martz, Writer; Bill Hayes, Editor; Cristy Lytal, Web Editor; Andrew Costly, Production Manager; Lloyd M. Smith, CRF Board Reviewer.

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