The Hon. Diane P. Wood and the Case of the Missing Commission

10 Pages Posted: 28 Feb 2014 Last revised: 18 Mar 2014

Ross E. Davies

George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty; The Green Bag

Date Written: February 25, 2014

Abstract

A tribute to Chief Judge Diane P. Wood via a short memoir about the loss of her judicial commission, and her handling of its replacement and framing.

Keywords: appointment, attorney general, Bureau of Engraving and Printing, duplicate copy, Marbury v. Madison, president, Seventh Circuit, United States v. Le Baron, U.S. Court of Appeals

JEL Classification: K10

Suggested Citation

Davies, Ross E., The Hon. Diane P. Wood and the Case of the Missing Commission (February 25, 2014). NYU Annual Survey of American Law, Vol. 71, No. 1, Forthcoming 2014; George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 14-06. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2402042

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