Since the 2008 presidential campaign has gotten off to an early start, it should come as no surprise that the speculation about potential Supreme Court nominees in the next administration is under way. On his widely read SCOTUSblog, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld's Thomas Goldstein spins out an interesting list of names. Also raising eyebrows is Goldstein's assumption, which he bases on his "strong sense" from knowledgeable sources, that Justice David Souter may be the first to depart from the Court.
Potential Supreme Court Nominees Already Being Discussed
July 17, 2007