Political ideology considerations have increasingly influenced the selection of federal judges. Interest groups on the right and the left have insisted on the appointment of judges who hold compatible views. Presidents and members of Congress have also increasingly sought appointees who will decide issues in ways they prefer. Thinking back to judicial appointments that you have seen within your lifetime, how did you feel about appointees whose views did not match your own? Did it affect your view of justice?
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