Beer v. United States

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Beer v. United States

A U.S. case concerning judicial pay. The Constitution of the United States prohibits the reduction of a judge's pay during the course of his/her tenure. Representatives of judges contend that inflation effectively reduces their pay and have argued for the reinstatement of automatic cost of living adjustments that were previously in place.
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