Supreme Court Practice 1900

7 Journal of Law 33 (2017)

14 Pages Posted: 3 Jan 2018

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Ross E. Davies

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

Date Written: December 29, 2017


In 1900 practice in the Supreme Court of the United States often involved direct dealings with individual Justices at their home offices. This paper sketches that aspect of appellate litigation at the turn of the century.

Keywords: chambers, clerk, Harlan, in-chambers, Shiras, Washington

Suggested Citation

Davies, Ross E., Supreme Court Practice 1900 (December 29, 2017). 7 Journal of Law 33 (2017), Available at SSRN:

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