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For a month I have steadfastly refused many requests for a public expression of my views on the President's program for judiciary reform. This for the reason that the obvious proprieties forbid that one who has served six years as a member of the Supreme Court should publicly criticize either the contemporary decisions of that court or the political principles or policies of the President of the United States.  >>more...>>

Title:     The Naked Question of the Constitutionality of the Court Proposal
Author:    Clarke, John H.
Date:     March 22, 1937

Type:     Speech

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Court Packing

Notes:     Published in Vital Speeches of the Day, March 15, 1937, Vol. 3, No. 11., p. 369.