If politics and legal issues are so often intertwined, should the composition of the Court include seasoned politicians as well as career jurists

Choose ONE of the following questions to answer in the Discussion Board:

  1. If politics and legal issues are so often intertwined, should the composition of the Court include seasoned politicians as well as career jurists?
  2. Do you believe a Supreme Court nominee’s political views should play a role in his/her approval by the Senate?
  3. Currently, the Constitution does not contain eligibility requirements for federal judges. Do you believe this is a strength or a weakness? What eligibility requirements would you support, and what affect do you believe this would have on judicial appointments?

 

mimimum of 400 words.