Resources


General

Alliance for Justice Judicial Section Project

American Constitution Society -JudicialNominations.org

Center for American Progress – Legal Progress

Defenders of Wildlife Judging the Environment Projectwww.judgingtheenvironment.org

National Council of Jewish Women’s Judicial Nominations Campaign

People For the American Way – Fair and Just Courts


Info on Judicial Vacancies

American Constitution Society – Pending Judicial Nominees

Alliance for Justice (AFJ) – Reports

Alliance for Justice – Judicial Selection Snapshot
(pdf)

Alliance for Justice – Pending Nominees (pdf)

Alliance for Justice – Vacancies w/o Nominees (pdf)

Alliance for Justice – Judicial Emergencies Maps (pdf)

Alliance for Justice  – Judicial Selection Calendar (pdf)

Alliance for Justice – Reports on Pending Nominees

Judging the Environment Nominees excerpts/links to Letters to the Senate, Senator Statements, and Editorials & Commentary

Senator Statements: Judging the Environment unique excerpts/links compilation of nearly 2,500: Sort by  Senator, State, Senator’s Party, Nominee, or Issue

Editorials and Commentary: Judging the Environment Editorials, Commentary, and Letters to the Editor: Sort by Issue, Nominee, or Publication


Blogs
People For the American Way’s Judicial Noms Blog

Alliance for Justice’s Justice Watch

Fact Sheets
American Constitution Society – Statistics on Judicial Confirmations

People For the American Way – Obstruction of Lower Court Nominees

National Council of Jewish Women – The Federal Courts Q&A

National Council of Jewish Women – The Supreme Court Q&A

National Women’s Law Center  | The Vacancy Crisis in the Federal Judiciary: What’s at Stake for Women

National Women’s Law Center | Women in the Federal Judiciary: Still A Long Way to Go


Reports
Toward a More Perfect Union: A Progressive Blueprint for the Second Term

People For the American Way – America’s Progress at Risk: Restoring Balance to the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals

People For the American Way – Importance of DC Circuit Court

Alliance for Justice – The State of the Judiciary

Center for American Progress – Why Courts Matter: The Environment

Center for American Progress – Why Courts Matter: Diversity

Center for American Progress – Why Courts Matter: LGBT

Center for American Progress – Why Courts Matter: National Security

Colorado Ethics Watch and Courts Matter Colorado – Behind the Curtain of Federal Judicial Nominations


Action Pages

American Constitution Society

People For the American Way

Alliance for Justice Justice Issues

National Council of Jewish Women’s Take Action Page

Why Courts Matter


Infographics

Center for American Progress

People For the American Way: D.C. Circuit Vacancies: One Down, Three to Go

People For the American Way: GOP Obstruction of the DC Circuit


Video

American Constitution Society (ACS) Videos

ACS President Caroline Fredrickson on the Melissa Harris-Perry show discussing judicial nominations

ACS President Caroline Fredrickson on PBS NewsHour discussing judicial nominations and D.C. Circuit Court

Congressional Gridlock and the Executive: A Battle Over Nominations, Recess Appointments, and the Use of the Filibuster

Judicial Nominations in 2011 With White House Counsel Robert F. Bauer


Tool Kits

Center for American Progress – Legal Progress Tool Kit

Center for American Progress – Legal Progress Media Kit

Center for American Progress – Legal Progress 9 Steps from Vacancy to Confirmation

Center for American Progress – Sample Action on Nominees

Center for American Progress – Sample Press Release on Judicial Vacancy

Center for American Progress – Sample Press Release on Nomination Announcement