A report this week about a May reunion of Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens' former law clerks sent another tremor through the high court community about the possibility that the justice is planning to retire at the end of the upcoming term. The first signal came with recent news that Stevens had hired only one law clerk for the 2010 term. But some are saying that neither fact is proof positive that this term will be Stevens' last.
Justice Stevens Retirement Watch: An Update
The National Law Journal
September 17, 2009