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Federal Judicial History
The Center conducts research and produces resources on the history of the judicial branch of the federal government. These resources include compilations of historical data on the courts, information about judges and judicial administration, as well as publications on federal judicial history. The Center also maintains a biographical directory of Article III judges from 1789 to the present, engages in outreach and education on federal judicial history, and works to promote the preservation of the history of the judicial branch.
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#SCOTUS decided Chisholm v. Georgia #OTD in 1793; states amenable to federal court suits brought by citizens of other states; GA House of Rep. threatened death by hanging to anyone attempting to enforce a judgment against the state; soon after, 11th Amendment barred such suits https://t.co/IrYFWdWNJX6 days 13 hours ago
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