28 U.S.C. § 453 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 28. Judiciary and Judicial Procedure § 453. Oaths of justices and judges




Each justice or judge of the United States shall take the following oath or affirmation before performing the duties of his office:  “I, ______________, do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will administer justice without respect to persons, and do equal right to the poor and to the rich, and that I will faithfully and impartially discharge and perform all the duties incumbent upon me as _______ under the Constitution and laws of the United States.  So help me God.”





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