Justice Stephen Breyer

Justice Stephen Breyer

Stephen Breyer was appointed a Supreme Court Justice by President Clinton in 1994. He has served as a Justice Department lawyer, Assistant Watergate Special Prosecutor, and Chief Counsel of the Senate Judiciary Committee. He also taught law for many years as a professor at Harvard Law School and at the Kennedy School of Government. In 1980 he was appointed to the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit by President Carter, becoming Chief Judge in 1990.  Justice Breyer has written many books and articles including: Active Liberty, Making Our Democracy Work: A Judge’s View, and The Court and the World, which will be published soon. 

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