How long do the 9 Supreme Court Justices serve on the high court?


The Constitution provides that justices 'shall hold their offices during good behavior' (unless appointed during a Senate recess). The term 'good behavior' is well understood to mean justices may serve for the remainder of their lives, although they can voluntarily resign or retire.

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