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A HERETIC I AM Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-15-05 05:50 PM
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7. What was Thomas's experience prior to being nominated?
But then, he also isnt being nominated for CJ.
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  -Has there ever been a Chief Justice nominee with only 2 years experience? A HERETIC I AM  Sep-15-05 05:35 PM   #0 
  - prolly on a small bahamian island or something, yes.  elehhhhna   Sep-15-05 05:38 PM   #1 
  - One of the greatest liberal CJs, Earl Warren......  tx_dem41   Sep-15-05 05:41 PM   #2 
  - OK...fair enough. I had no idea about Warren so that answers my question.  A HERETIC I AM   Sep-15-05 05:49 PM   #6 
     - William Taft also had no experience as a judge.  tx_dem41   Sep-15-05 05:51 PM   #8 
  - Earl Warren was the Governor of California prior to being appointed.  CottonBear   Sep-15-05 05:42 PM   #3 
  - Probably, but the inexperience is the part that bothers me the most  jobycom   Sep-15-05 05:42 PM   #4 
  - Ever hear of .............  OldLeftieLawyer   Sep-15-05 05:47 PM   #5 
  - What was Thomas's experience prior to being nominated?  A HERETIC I AM   Sep-15-05 05:50 PM   #7 
  - Big deal on CJ  OldLeftieLawyer   Sep-15-05 05:53 PM   #10 
     - Ok...fair enough..I'll look into Thomas's history. Thanks  A HERETIC I AM   Sep-15-05 05:55 PM   #12 
  - Ugh! n/t  CottonBear   Sep-15-05 05:51 PM   #9 
  - Abe Fortas? appted by LBJ, either senate turned down or he served briefly  bobbieinok   Sep-15-05 05:54 PM   #11 
  - Fortas was a Sup Ct Justice for 3 years before being nominated as CJ  onenote   Sep-15-05 06:12 PM   #14 
  - Good ol' DU! Thanks folks. Every day is an education on this board.  A HERETIC I AM   Sep-15-05 05:57 PM   #13 
  - Yes, I think there was a guy in 1783.  BuyingThyme   Sep-15-05 06:14 PM   #15 

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