Supreme Court: Length of the Scalia Vacancy in Historical Context

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This report provides data and analysis related to the potential length of the current vacancy on the Supreme Court caused by the death of Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. Specifically, this report provides the number of days the Scalia vacancy will have existed on specified future dates if a nominee has not been confirmed.

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McMillion, Barry J. August 26, 2016.

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This report provides data and analysis related to the potential length of the current vacancy on the Supreme Court caused by the death of Antonin Scalia on February 13, 2016. Specifically, this report provides the number of days the Scalia vacancy will have existed on specified future dates if a nominee has not been confirmed.

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McMillion, Barry J. Supreme Court: Length of the Scalia Vacancy in Historical Context, report, August 26, 2016; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc958691/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.