Supreme Court of Argentina facts for kids

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The Supreme Court of Argentina is the highest court of law in Argentina. It started on 15 January 1863. The rulings of the court are final. The court also decides on cases about the constitution.

The members of the Supreme Court are chosen by the President.

Current Justices

As of April 2012, the members of the Supreme Court are:

  • President: Dr. Ricardo Luis Lorenzetti.
  • Vice-President: Dra. Elena I. Highton de Nolasco.
  • Justices: Dr. Carlos S. Fayt
    Dr. Juan Carlos Maqueda
    Dr. Eugenio Raúl Zaffaroni
    Dr. Enrique Santiago Petracchi
    Dra. Carmen María Argibay.

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