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People/Characters: Robert H. Bork

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Advice and Consent: Clarence Thomas, Robert Bork and the Intriguing History of the Supreme Court's Nomination Battles by Paul Simon
Battle for Justice: How the Bork Nomination Shook America by Ethan Bronner
Breach of Faith: The Fall of Richard Nixon by Theodore H. White
Closed Chambers: The Rise, Fall, and Future of the Modern Supreme Court by Edward Lazarus
The Final Days by Bob Woodward
A History of the Supreme Court by Bernard Schwartz
How to Talk to a Liberal (If You Must): The World According to Ann Coulter by Ann Coulter
Ninth justice : the fight for Bork by Patrick B. McGuigan
Nixon: A Life by Jonathan Aitken
The People Rising: The Campaign Against the Bork Nomination by Michael Pertschuk
Retained by the People: The "Silent" Ninth Amendment and the Constitutional Rights Americans Don't Know They Have by Daniel A. Farber
Right from the Beginning by Patrick J. Buchanan
The Tempting Of America: The Political Seduction Of The Law by Robert H. Bork
A wild justice : the death and resurrection of capital punishment in America by Evan J. Mandery
Without a Prayer: Religious Expression in Public Schools by Robert S. Alley

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Robert Heron Bork (March 1, 1927 – December 19, 2012) was an American judge and legal scholar who advocated the judicial philosophy of originalism. Bork served as a Yale Law School professor, Solicitor General, Acting Attorney General, and a judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
In 1987, President Ronald Reagan nominated him to the Supreme Court, but the U.S. Senate rejected his nomination.

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