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The Naked Question of the Constitutionality of the Court Proposal

Classification: Court Packing
Publication:
Date: March 22, 1937
Author: Clarke, John H.
Type: Speech

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

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