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ⓘ Amy Coney Barrett is an American judge. Barrett is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since October 26, 2020. She was nominated by P ..




Amy Coney Barrett
                                     

ⓘ Amy Coney Barrett

Amy Coney Barrett is an American judge. Barrett is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States since October 26, 2020. She was nominated by President Donald Trump. She was the United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit from 2017 until 2020.

Before, she served as the Diane and M.O. Miller Research Chair of Law and Professor of Law at Notre Dame Law School.

                                     

1. Supreme Court

Nomination

Barrett was on President Trumps "shortlist" of potential Supreme Court nominees since 2017. She was seen as a possible replacement for then-retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.

Shortly after the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg in 2020, she was seen as the top choice to replace her. On September 26, President Trump nominated her to replace Ginsburg.

Tenure

On October 26, 2020, the Senate confirmed Barrett to the Supreme Court by a vote of 52–48.

                                     

2. Other websites

  • Coney Barrett Appearances on C-SPAN
  • Selected Works of Amy Comey Barrett by the Notre Dame Law School
  • Questionnaire for Judicial Nominees for the United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary
  • Law schools play prominently in Trumps judicial nominations, law.com; accessed May 2, 2018. registration required