8 Pages Posted: 9 Sep 2005
This paper provides a brief history of the reports of decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States as those decisions appear in United States Reports. In addition to describing the evolution of the office of Reporter of Decisions, the article provides a thumbnail sketch of the individuals who have served in that capacity, preserving for posterity the opinions of the Nation's Court.
Keywords: Reporter of Decisions, Supreme Court, Judicial Reports, United States Reports, Nominate Reporters, Copyright Clause, Wheaton v. Peters
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Joyce, Craig, Reporters of Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States. University of Houston Law Center No. 2005-A-11. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=800884 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.800884