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Justice Stevens Farewell


As Justice John Paul Stevens prepared to read his farewell letter he noted that when he joined the Court in 1975 such a letter could well have been addressed “Dear Brethren”, but with two women on the Court – likely to be joined by a third – he began with “Dear Colleagues”.

Full text of Justice Stevens’ letter here.

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Happy 90th Justice Stevens!


Always courteous, retiring Justice John Paul Stevens questioned a lawyer arguing before the Court.

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