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DURING THE TIME OF THESE REPORTS *
WARREN E. BURGER, CHIEF JUSTICE.
JOHN N. MITCHELL, ATTORNEY GENERAL.
*Notes on p. iv.
1 THE HONORABLE HARRY A. BLACKMUN, of Minnesota, formerly & Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, was nominated by President Nixon to be an Associate Justice of this Court on April 15, 1970; the nomination was confirmed by the Senate on May 12, 1970; he was commissioned on May 14, 1970; and he took the oath and his seat on June 9, 1970. See post, p. XI.
2 For retirement of Mr. Davis as Cierk of the Court, to be effective June 22, 1970, and appointment of his successor, Mr. E. Robert Seaver, see post, pp. VII, 946.
SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES
ALLOTMENT OF JUSTICES
It is ordered that the following allotment be made of the Chief Justice and Associate Justices of this Court among the circuits, pursuant to Title 28, United States Code, Section 42, and that such allotment be entered of record, viz.:
For the District of Columbia Circuit, WARREN E. BURGER, Chief Justice.
For the First Circuit, WILLIAM J. BRENNAN, JR., Associate Justice.
For the Second Circuit, John M. HARLAN, Associate Justice.
For the Third Circuit; WILLIAM J. BRENNAN, JR., Associate Justice.
For the Fourth Circuit, WARREN E. BURGER, Chief Justice.
For the Fifth Circuit, Hugo L. BLACK, Associate Justice.
For the Sixth Circuit, POTTER STEWART, 'Associate Justice.
For the Seventh Circuit, THURGOOD MARSHALL, Associate Justice.
For the Eighth Circuit, HARRY A. BLACKMUN, Associate Justice.
For the Ninth Circuit, WILLIAM O. DOUGLAS, Associate Justice.
For the Tenth Circuit, BYRON R. WHITE, Associate Justice.
June 9, 1970.
(For next previous allotment, see 396 U. S. p. iv.)