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Wed Nov 14, 2018, 09:44 AM

9. Know who makes the initial decision of which cases the Justices will consider? Their law clerks.

There is no way the justices have time to winnow through the tens of thousands of writs of certiorari, so it is the clerks -- most just out of law school -- who decide which cases proceed to the next level of the selection process.

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