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Should Supreme Court Justices Have Term Limits?

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Should Supreme Court Justices Have Term Limits?

Should Supreme Court Justices Have Term Limits?

Should Supreme Court Justices Have Term Limits?

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A proposal organized by Paul Carrington, a professor at Duke University, asks congress to consider a form of term limits for Supreme Court justices.

The controversial proposal recommends moving justices to senior, auxiliary roles after 18 years on the court.