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Presidential Power: President's Relationship with Judicial Branch

We have the University of Washington School of Law to thank for parts of this outstanding review of Presidential power.

Information About Judicial Nominations

Suggested Readings

The following readings focus on the president's relationship with the judicial branch. 

The following two news articles explore questions surrounding the future of the judiciary under President Trump:

(1) President-elect Donald Trump could soon make over 100 judicial appointments, CBS News, Dec. 26, 2016 

(2) Donald Trump reportedly shortens Supreme Court shortlist; which are the pundit favorites?, ABA Journal, Jan. 10, 2017

Special Prosecutors

Sam Williams, The History and Law of Special Counsel, Gallagher Blogs (Aug. 14, 2017)

Judicial Nominations