Amy Coney Barrett

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Amy Coney Barrett
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Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
Assumed office
November 2, 2017
Appointed byDonald Trump
Preceded byJohn Daniel Tinder
Personal details
Born
Amy Vivian Coney

(1972-01-28) January 28, 1972 (age 47)[1]
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.
Spouse(s)Jesse Barrett
Children7
EducationRhodes College (BA)
Notre Dame Law School (JD)
Scientific career
InstitutionsUniversity of Notre Dame
WebsiteNotre Dame Law Biography

Amy Coney Barrett (born January 28, 1972)[2] is an American judge. She is the United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit upon being nominated by President Donald Trump. Before, she served as the Diane and M.O. Miller Research Chair of Law and Professor of Law at Notre Dame Law School.

Barrett has been on President Trump's "shortlist" of potential Supreme Court nominees since 2017. Since the retirement announcement of Anthony Kennedy, she has been mentioned as a possible replacement.[3][4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Voruganti, Harsh (6 June 2017). "Professor Amy Coney Barrett – Nominee to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit".
  2. Editors (September 22, 2017). "JFK, Amy Coney Barrett and Anti-Catholicism". National Catholic Register. Archived from the original on October 7, 2017. Retrieved October 7, 2017.
  3. "Here are potential Supreme Court nominees to replace Justice Kennedy". CNN. June 28, 2018. Retrieved June 29, 2018.
  4. "Indiana's Amy Coney Barrett on list of 25 likely Supreme Court candidates". Indianapolis Star. June 28, 2018. Retrieved June 29, 2018.

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