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Supreme Court Clerks for Justice Sandra Day O'Connor

Sambhav N. Sankar

Sambhav N. Sankar
BACKGROUND
Clerked during Supreme Court term: 2003
Previous clerkships: Judge William A. Fletcher, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and Judge Louis H. Pollak, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
Notable later role: Senior Vice President of Programs, Earthjustice
Alma mater: University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Justice O'Connor wrote 14 opinions during Sambhav N. Sankar's clerkship:

CASE NAME TOPIC DATE OPINION TYPE
Hamdi v. RumsfeldDue ProcessJun 28, 2004Majority
Missouri v. SeibertCriminal ProcedureJun 28, 2004Dissent
Tennard v. DretkeCriminal ProcedureJun 24, 2004Majority
Blakely v. WashingtonCriminal ProcedureJun 24, 2004Dissent
Pliler v. FordCriminal ProcedureJun 21, 2004Concurrence
Elk Grove Unified School Dist. v. NewdowJudicial PowerJun 14, 2004Concurrence
Yarborough v. AlvaradoCriminal ProcedureJun 1, 2004Concurrence
Nelson v. CampbellCivil RightsMay 24, 2004Majority
Thornton v. United StatesCriminal ProcedureMay 24, 2004Concurrence
Dretke v. HaleyCriminal ProcedureMay 3, 2004Majority
South Fla. Water Management Dist. v. Miccosukee TribeEconomic ActivityMar 23, 2004Majority
Fellers v. United StatesCriminal ProcedureJan 26, 2004Majority
SEC v. EdwardsEconomic ActivityJan 13, 2004Majority
McConnell v. Federal Election Comm'nFirst AmendmentDec 10, 2003Majority