Who were the Supreme Court justices in 2014?

Chief Justice John Roberts authored the majority opinion and was joined by Justices Antonin Scalia, Anthony Kennedy, Clarence Thomas, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Stephen Breyer, Samuel Alito and Elena Kagan. Kagan filed a concurring opinion, as well.

Who are the judges in the Supreme Court UK?

Biographies of the Justices

  • Lord Reed. President of the Supreme Court, The Right Hon The Lord Reed of Allermuir.
  • Lord Hodge. Deputy President of the Supreme Court, The Right Hon Lord Hodge.
  • Lord Lloyd-Jones.
  • Lord Briggs.
  • Lady Arden.
  • Lord Kitchin.
  • Lord Sales.
  • Lord Hamblen.

Who was the previous Supreme Court judge?

The current chief justice is John Roberts (since 2005). Five of the 17 chief justices—John Rutledge, Edward Douglass White, Charles Evans Hughes, Harlan Fiske Stone, and William Rehnquist—served as associate justice prior to becoming chief justice.

Who are the oldest Supreme Court justices?

After the recent passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the oldest current Supreme Court justice is Stephen Breyer at 82 years of age. Breyer was appointed by President Bill Clinton back in the 90s and has served for over 25 years.

How old is John G Roberts?

66 years (January 27, 1955)
John Roberts/Age

How many justices are on the Supreme Court and their names?

Nine Justices
Gorsuch, and Associate Justice Amy Coney Barrett. Nine Justices make up the current Supreme Court: one Chief Justice and eight Associate Justices. The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr., is the 17th Chief Justice of the United States, and there have been 103 Associate Justices in the Court’s history.

How many justices are on the Supreme Court UK?

12 Justices
In October 2009, The Supreme Court replaced the Appellate Committee of the House of Lords as the highest court in the United Kingdom. The Supreme Court’s 12 Justices maintain the highest standards set by the Appellate Committee, but are now explicitly separate from both Government and Parliament.

Who are the justices of the Supreme Court of the UK?

Justices of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom are the judges of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom other than the president and the deputy president.

When did Lord Carnwath become a Supreme Court justice?

Robert John Anderson Carnwath, Lord Carnwath of Notting Hill became a Justice of The Supreme Court in April 2012. After studying law at Trinity College, Cambridge, Lord Carnwath was called to the Bar (Middle Temple) in 1968 and took silk in 1985. He served as Attorney General to the Prince of Wales from 1988 to 1994.

Who is the newest member of the Supreme Court?

Lord Kitchin, joined the Supreme Court in 2018 and has worked in the chancery division. Lord Sales, is the latest justice to be appointed to the Supreme Court in January 2019, and is the youngest member.

When is the Supreme Court open in the UK?

The Supreme Court is the final court of appeal in the UK for civil cases, and for criminal cases from England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It hears cases of the greatest public or constitutional importance affecting the whole population. We are open on weekdays from 0930 to 1630. Watch video on demand. Watch current cases. Watch decided cases.