How many supreme justices are there?

Answer Since the Judiciary Act of 1869, nine justices sit on the United States Supreme Court. Justices serve the nation's highest court without a term limit. Most justices remain until they retire or pass... Read More »

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How many Supreme Court Chief Justices have there been in the history of the Supreme Court?

Seventeen men have served as Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court. The first was John Jay, appointed in 1789. The current Chief Justice is John G. Roberts, Jr. appointed in 2005.Referen... Read More »

How Many Justices on the U.S. Supreme Court Are There?

Eight associate justices and one chief justice make up the nine members of the Supreme Court of the United States. Once Congress confirms a justice to the court, the justice holds the seat for life... Read More »

How many supreme court justices are there ?

The Supreme Court of the United States is composed of one chief justice and eight associate justices, for a total of nine justices.Source:U.S. Supreme Court

How many justices sit on the Supreme Court?

Nine justices sit on the Supreme Court of the United States: one Chief Justice and eight Associate Justices. Justices are appointed by nomination of the U.S. President, and confirmed by majority vo... Read More »