with the nomination of neil gorsuch, this would bring to 5 the number of catholics on the US supreme court. john paul stevens was the last protestant on the court. if neil gorusch whose religious affiliation is catholic, is confirmed to the united stats supreme court (aka SCOTUS but not USSC), this would bring the make up of the court to 5 catholic and 3 jewish supreme court justices. gorusch, a former clerk of anthony kennedy, was born and raised in colorado would add more regional diversity to the court.
yet another catholic on the courtWednesday, February 1st, 2017