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> The National Abortion Federation opposes the nomination of Samuel A. Alito to the Supreme Court
> See the new TV ad released January 13, 2006, by the Coalition for a Fair & Independent Judiciary, of which NAF is a member. Quicktime (.mov, 1.2 MB) or Windows Media (.wmv, 1.7 MB) format

  2006 - present Associate Justice on the Supreme Court
  1990 - 2006 Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  1987 - 1990 U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey
  1985 - 1987 Deputy Assistant U.S. Attorney General, United States Department of Justice
  1981 - 1985 Assistant to the U.S. Solicitor General, United States Department of Justice
  1977 - 1981 Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey
  1976 - 1977 Law Clerk to Hon. Leonard A. Garth, Third Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals
  1972 - 1975 Yale Law School
  1968 - 1972 Princeton University

Nomination Status:

Confirmed to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals April 27, 1990
Nominated to be Associate Justice October 31, 2005
Confirmed by the Senate January 31, 2006

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