Neil Gorsuch

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Neil Gorsuch
Judge Gorsuch official portrait.jpg
Associate Juistice o the Supreme Coort o the Unitit States
Assumed office
Aprile 10, 2017
Nominatit biDonald Trump
Precedit biAntonin Scalia
Judge o the Unitit States Coort o Appeals for the Tent Circuit
In office
August 8, 2006 – April 10, 2017
Nominatit biGeorge W. Bush
Precedit biDavid M. Ebel
Succeedit biVacant
Personal details
BornNeil McGill Gorsuch
(1967-08-29) 29 August 1967 (age 52)
Denver, Colorado, U.S.
Spoose(s)Louise Gorsuch
Bairns2
Parents
EddicationColumbia Varsity (BA)
Harvard Varsity (JD)
University College, Oxford (DPhil)

Neil McGill Gorsuch (born August 29, 1967)[1] is an American judge on the Unitit States Coort o Appeals for the Tent Circuit.[2] On Januar 31, 2017, Preses Donald Trump nominatit Gorsuch tae be an Associate Juistice o the Supreme Coort o the Unitit States, tae fill the seat left vacant efter the dauth o Juistice Antonin Scalia.[3] Gorsuch is a proponent o oreeginalism an textualism in interpretin the U.S. Constitution.[4][5][6]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Congressional Record (Bound Volumes), Part 11, July 20, 2006
  2. Neil Gorsuch at the Biographical Directory of Federal Judges, a public domain publication o the Federal Judicial Center.
  3. Barnes, Robert (January 31, 2017). "Trump picks Colo. appeals court judge Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court". Washington Post. Retrieved February 1, 2017.
  4. Nina Totenberg (January 24, 2017). "3 Judges Trump May Nominate For The Supreme Court". NPR.
  5. Jonathan Karl (January 24, 2017). "Judge Neil Gorsuch Emerges as Leading Contender for Supreme Court". ABC News.
  6. Ronesh Ponnuru (January 31, 2017). "Neil Gorsuch: A Worthy Heir to Scalia". National Review.