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    Reaction to Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt Supreme Court Ruling, Anti-Abortion Rights Groups

    “Pro-life” advocates spoke against the Supreme Court decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, a case challenging the constitutionality of a Texas law that imposed…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on the Supreme Court’s expected rulings in several pending cases, including, Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt and McDonnell v. U.S.…

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    Supreme Court Immigration Ruling

    Marielena Hincapie talked about the implications of the Supreme Court’s decision in U.S. v. Texas, which concerns President Obama’s executive actions on immigration. In…

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    Supreme Court Decisions Preview

    Richard Wolf, Supreme Court correspondent with USA Today, spoke by phone about remaining decisions on the high court’s docket, including one case dealing with abortion.

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    Supreme Court Food Traditions

    Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor shared stories about the Supreme Court’s food traditions, including the justices' food preferences and topics of conversation at…

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    Supreme Court Rulings on Immigration and Affirmative Action

    Lawrence Hurley talked about the Supreme Court decisions released the previous day, including a ruling on President Obama’s executive action on immigration and one in favor of the…

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    President Obama Remarks on Immigration Executive Actions Ruling

    President Obama spoke to reporters about and answered their questions on the Supreme Court’s 4-4 ruling in U.S. v. Texas, which upheld a lower court’s injunction against the…

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    Supreme Court Death Penalty Cases

    Lance Rogers, legal editor for Bloomberg BNA, reported by telephone on the Supreme Court’s decision to hear two death penalty cases in the next term.

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    Senate Role in Judicial Nominations

    Senators Orrin Hatch (R-UT) and Patrick Leahy (D-VT), who serve on the Senate Judiciary Committee, talked about the role of the Senate in Supreme Court nominations, followed by a panel…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “Is the Supreme Court too political?” Reuters Supreme Court correspondent Lawrence Hurley spoke by phone about…

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    Upcoming Supreme Court Nomination

    David Savage talked about the looming battle between Senate Republicans and President Obama over who should nominate a successor for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “What are the qualifications for a Supreme Court justice?”

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on whether Supreme Court justices should have term limits.

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    White House National Security Briefing

    National Security Adviser Susan Rice spoke with reporters in Palm Springs, California, about the upcoming conference of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) at Sunnylands in…

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    Book Discussion on The Court and the World

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer talked about his book, The Court and the World: American Law and the New Global Realities, about the challenges facing the judiciary and the application…

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    Open Phones

    Phone lines were open for viewer calls on news of the day. Richard Lazarus spoke via video link about Chief Justice John Robert’s approach to opinion writing assignments and…

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    Reconstruction Era Rights

    Professor Laura Edwards spoke about the differences between federal and local courts during the Reconstruction Era. The actions of these courts frequently conflicted with each other in…

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    Book Discussion on Dissent and the Supreme Court

    Professor Melvin Urofsky, author of Dissent and the Supreme Court, examines the role of dissent in the Supreme Court and the meaning of the constitution through the ongoing public policy…

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    Clarence Thomas Oral History Interview

    Justice Clarence Thomas talked about his upbringing in the segregated South and his grandfather’s influence on his career. This interview was conducted by Julian Bond, co-director of…

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    Landmark Cases interview with Senator Patrick Leahy

    Senate Judiciary Committee Ranking Member Patrick Leahy (D-VT) talked about U.S. Supreme Court landmark decisions and their relevance today. He also discussed the relationship between…

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