|Delay in the administration of justice is the outstanding defect of our Federal judicial system. It has been a cause of concern to practically every one of my predecessors in office. It has exasperated the bench, the bar, the business community and the public. >>more...>>
Title: Attorney General's Letter
Author: Cummings, Homer S.
Date: February 5, 1937
- Court Packing
Notes: The Attorney General's letter accompanied President Roosevelt's Judicial Branch Reorganization Plan, sent to Congress on the same day.