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Pop quiz: How well do you know the Supreme Court justices?

June 24, 2013 by NCC Staff


The Supreme Court is at the center of attention this month. But how much do you know about the nine women and men who sit on the nation’s highest court?

Justice SotomayorThe justices live low-profile lives away from the bench. One veteran justice likes to travel around the country in his RV when the court is on vacation. Others pursue hobbies and travel.

But when the court is in session, and especially in June, all eyes are on the nine justices.

You can take our quiz below, which is based on the justice’s official biographies and other sources, to see how much you know about the people behind the bench.

Not all of the answers are easy, but you’ll learn a little more about the people who decide the toughest cases in our court system.

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