As William Rehnquist
later stated, the framers devised two critical innovations for the new national government: a president who is independent of and not selected by the legislative branch and a judiciary that is independent of both the legislative and executive branches.
Supreme Court Justice William Rehnquist
served 33 years, from 1971 to 2005.
Young also served as a law clerk to William Rehnquist
, the late U.
Here is how it begins: "Today we mourn the death of William Rehnquist
The Partisan: The Life of William Rehnquist
, John A.
Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist
, Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, U.
The author, a writer and editor, professes a responsibility to write a revealing personal account of Chief Justice William Rehnquist
based upon impressions drawn from a 19-year personal friendship with the highest ranking American judicial officer.
Rosen's point is that the Court's most successful jurists--he spotlights John Marshall, John Harlan, Hugo Black, and William Rehnquist
, and tips his hat to several others--have the same temperamental strengths that one looks for in high-performing kindergarteners.
His beef is not with me but with Robert Bork, Antonin Scalia, and the late William Rehnquist
When President Nixon nominated William Rehnquist
and Lewis Powell to the Supreme Court in 1971, the Senate confirmed Powell, a 64-year-old former president of the American Bar Association, in a vote of 89-1.
It goes without saying that William Rehnquist
and Warren Burger were very different as personalities.
It is, instead, simply to recall that for many of us who knew, worked with, learned from, and cared about William Rehnquist
, his unassuming manner, the care he took to put people at ease, and his evident desire to serve as a teacher and mentor, as well as judge and employer, are as salient in our memories of him as his reinvigoration of the "first principles" of our federalism, (5) his refocusing of Fourth Amendment doctrine on reasonableness, or his reminder that the "separation of church and state," properly understood, has as its aims limited government and the authentic freedom of religion, not a judicially enforced program of secularization.