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    Supreme Court 2013 Term Review

    Supreme Court reporters reviewed the cases of the 2013 term and gave a behind-the-scenes look on covering major cases. They also talked about their personal experiences of covering the…

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    Supreme Court Reporters Review of 2012-2013 Term

    National reporters who cover the U.S. Supreme Court assessed the court’s past term, which included decisions on voting rights, same-sex marriage, and affirmative action. They…

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    Supreme Court Term Review

    Supreme Court reporters reviewed the 2011-12 term. Among the topics they covered were the consistency of the justices on First Amendment issues, rulings against the government in life…

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    Obama Administration and International Law

    Harold Koh and John Bellinger spoke about the Obama administration’s foreign policy goals and international law. Among the topics they addressed were the role of international…

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    2007-2008 Supreme Court Term Review

    Journalists who cover the U.S. Supreme Court held a panel discussion about the major cases and issues before the Court in the 2007-2008 term, as well as the personalities and interactions…

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    Supreme Court Term Review

    A panel of journalists who cover the Supreme Court talked about the major cases and issues before the Court in the recent term, as well as the personalities and interactions among the…

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    U.S. Supreme Court: View from the Press Gallery

    A panel of correspondents discussed the relationship between the Supreme Court and the press, as well as prominent Supreme Court cases, including those involving prisoner detentions,…

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    Supreme Court Reporters 2002-2003 Term Review

    Supreme Court correspondents spoke about the recent Supreme Court term in which decisions affecting Affirmative Action, a Texas sodomy law, the death penalty, and freedom of speech were…

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    Congressional Environmental Agenda

    The panelists talked about priorities and proposals in the upcoming legislative session. Specifically they talked about the Clean Water Act, Clean Air Act, Endangered Species Act and…

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    Writing an Effective Amicus Brief

    Mr. Lorson talked about the most effective ways to write an amicus curiae, or friend of the court brief, for the United States Supreme Court. He talked about the organization of…

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    The Role of the White House Counsel

    Former White House counsels as well as current White Hose counsel Ruff talked about the role of the White House counsel. They discuss the position and its significance, especially…

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    Environmental Issues in 1998

    Environmental advocates from the Washington, DC, bar talked about issues that will confront the 105th Congress regarding that issue during its second session. Staff members from House…

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    Supreme Court Reporters 1995-1996 Term Review

    The panelists reviewed the U.S. Supreme Court’s recently completed term. They discussed gerrymandering, cable indecency and other cases and speculated on their…

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    Supreme Court Reporters 1994-1995 Term Review

    The participants discussed the court’s latest decisions, the Supreme Court operations, and the fall term. They also answered questions from the audience.

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    Justice Department Perspective

    Deputy Attorney General Gorelick spoke about her career as a private attorney in the D.C. area and in the Justice Department.

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    Life and Legacy of Justice Black

    Mr. Newman addressed members of the Washington, DC, Bar Association concerning the life and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Hugo Black. Justice Black served for 34 years on the…

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    Supreme Court Reporters 1993-1994 Term Review

    At a luncheon sponsored by the District of Columbia Bar Association, panelists discussed the recently completed Supreme Court term and the changes that have taken place on the court,…

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    Superfund, Air, Water and Hazardous Waste

    Mr. Coppelman spoke on various environmental issues including the Superfund, and clean air and water legislation.

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    Trial of Hamlet

    In a mock trial, the title character of Shakespeare’s Hamlet was tried for the murder of the king’s attendant, Polonius. The purpose of the trial was to determine the…

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    Homelessness in America

    The participants in this panel discussion considered the effects of the government’s efforts to combat homelessness.

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