April 30, 2009
Anna Christopher, NPR
NINA TOTENBERG REPORTS SOUTER HAS INFORMED WHITE HOUSE OF HIS DECISION
Totenberg reports that Souter is expected to remain on the bench until a successor has been chosen and confirmed, which may or may not be accomplished before the court reconvenes in October. The court has completed hearing oral arguments for the year and will be issuing rulings and opinion until the end of June.
More details will soon be available at www.NPR.org Totenberg will discuss this story tomorrow morning on NPR News’ Morning Edition; for local stations and broadcast times, visit www.NPR.org/stations.