EJS Joins Alliance for Justice in Calling on Senate to Return to “Regular Order” on Judicial Nominations

Equal Justice Society joined Alliance for Justice and a diverse coalition of 74 other organizations this week in signing an open letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, urging the Senate to return to “regular order” and permit swift confirmation votes on President Obama’s judicial nominees. The letter decries the … Continue reading EJS Joins Alliance for Justice in Calling on Senate to Return to “Regular Order” on Judicial Nominations

Elena Kagan Confirmed, but Other Qualified Judicial Nominees Still Stuck in the Senate

The Equal Justice Society congratulates Elena Kagan on her confirmation as Associate Justice to the U.S. Supreme Court. She will be the fourth woman to serve as a U.S. Supreme Court Justice. After she is sworn in tomorrow, the Supreme Court will have a record number of three women Justices. In late June, EJS issued … Continue reading Elena Kagan Confirmed, but Other Qualified Judicial Nominees Still Stuck in the Senate