On September 26, 2020, President Donald J. Trump announced the nomination of Judge Amy V. Coney Barrett of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (“Seventh Circuit”) to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court caused by Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death on September 18, 2020.
This Sidebar contains reference information about Judge Barrett, including a biography; a list of publications she authored or coauthored; legislative documentation related to her previous nominations; lists of her written opinions; a list of Supreme Court briefs to which she contributed; and additional resources.
“Judge Amy Coney Barrett: Selected Primary Material,” CRS Legal Sidebar LSB10539, September 28, 2020 (9-page PDF)
See also “Nominations Pending for the U.S. Supreme Court (Amy Coney Barrett)” on Law Library of Congress
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