Improving the Administration of Justice: A Proposal to Split the Ninth Circuit.
Full Committee Hearing

Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts
Date: Wednesday, April 7, 2004
Time: 10:00 AM

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Agenda


NOTICE OF SUBCOMMITTEE HEARING


The Senate Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Administrative Oversight and the Courts will hold a hearing on Wednesday, April 7, 2004, at 10:00 a.m. in Dirksen 226 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building on "Improving the Administration of Justice: A Proposal to Split the Ninth Circuit."

Senator Sessions will preside.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)
  2. Senator Jeff Sessions (R - AL)
  3. Senator John Ensign (R - NV)
  4. Senator Jon Kyl (R - AZ)
  5. Senator Mike Crapo (R - ID)
  6. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R - AK)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Mary Schroeder
    Chief U.S. Circuit Judge
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    Phoenix , AZ
  2. The Honorable Diarmuid O'Scannlain
    U.S. Circuit Judge
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    Portland , OR
  3. The Honorable Richard C. Tallman
    U.S. Circuit Judge
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    Seattle , WA
  4. The Honorable J. Clifford Wallace
    Senior U.S. Circuit Judge
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    San Diego , CA

Panel II

  1. The Honorable John C. Coughenour
    Chief U.S. District Judge
    U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington
    Seattle , WA
  2. The Honorable Gerald B. Tjoflat
    U.S. Circuit Judge
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
    Jacksonville , FL