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Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr.

  • Born January 27, 1955, in Buffalo, NY.
  • Married Jane Marie Sullivan in 1996.
  • Two children, Josephine and John.
  • Harvard College (B.A.) 1976;  Harvard Law School (J.D.) 1979
  • Served as law clerk for Former Justice William Rehnquist in 1980.
  • Nominated to fill seat of retiring Justice Sandra Day O’Conner by President George W Bush in 2005.  Shortly after his nomination, Chief Justice Rehnquist died.  President Bush withdrew his nomination and re-nominated him for Chief Justice.
  • Confirmed by Senate on September 29, 2005 by a vote of 78-22.  He was sworn in later that day.

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