What Judges Are Saying About A 9th Circ. Split

By Erin Coe | July 31, 2017, 10:01 PM EDT

The debate about breaking up the Ninth Circuit has been simmering for decades, giving the circuit’s judges and alumni ample opportunity to weigh in on the topic.

While the majority of Ninth Circuit judges are looking to defend the court from efforts to break it up, the bench also has some outspoken supporters of a split. Here’s a sampling of quotes from a handful of jurists on where they've stood over the years, with some containing links to their full testimony.

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