1. Referring to the study regarding the effect of presidential philosophy on the selection of judges in Chapter 7, determine two (2) ways in which presidential philosophy can impact judicial decision making. Draw three (3) conclusions from the study. Provide specific examples to support your rationale.
2. Specify the role that you believe politics can play when a court hands down a decision on a devisive issue. Identify two (2) effects that a political party can have on the public interpretation of the courts ruling. Provide specific example to support your rationale.
Use at least 150 words.