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    Chicago v. Morales

    Supreme Court scholars and journalists take part in a moot court argument on the case, Chicago v. Morales, which the Supreme Court will hear next week. The case is about a Chicago…

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    Book Discussion on Romer v. Evans

    Colorado voters passed a constitutional amendment, popularly known as amendment two, which bans and repeals any state law which specifically protects homosexuals from discriminiation in…

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    Piscataway v. Taxman Moot Court

    In a moot court, the participants argued the Piscataway v. Taxman case which is on the Supreme Court docket for the 1997-98 term. It deals with race and employment. A white…

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    Mitchell v. Helms

    Supreme Court scholars and journalists participated in a moot court argument regarding the case Mitchell vs. Helms, which the Supreme Court heard on December 1, 1999. The case focused…

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    Clinton v. Jones Moot Court

    Attorneys argued the case of Clinton v. Jones before a panel of Supreme Court journalists who served as the judges. The Supreme Court on January 13 heard the arguments in the case in…

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    Washington Monday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of | the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls,…

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    Criminal Law and Procedure Cases

    Supreme Court correspondents discussed the upcoming term of the Supreme Court and the notable cases that will be argued before the Court. Following their discussion, the panelists…

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    Supreme Court Term Preview: Freedom of Speech

    The panelists previewed upcoming U.S. Supreme Court cases about freedom of speech and the First Amendment. It was pointed out that most freedom of speech cases which come before the…

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    Congressional Term Limits

    As part of the college’s annual preview of the U.S. Supreme Court term, journalists and professors participated in a mock court arguing their version of U.S. Term Limits v. Thornton.…

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    Congressional Redistricting

    America and the Courts looked at Supreme Court cases involving congressional redistricting in the South, including a historical view on challenges to redistricting, comments from Georgia…

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    Chief Justice Rehnquist

    Ms. Biskupic discussed the role of Justice Rehnquist in the Senate impeachment trial. She talked about her article concerning the influence of the chief justice. She…

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    Media Coverage of the Court

    Journalists discussed how the public learns about the Supreme Court and what information should be available to the media. They also discussed how the Canadian media system appoints a…

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    Supreme Court Preview: Commercial Rights

    In the second of a two-day conference on the upcoming Supreme Court term, Supreme Court scholars and reporters discussed cases dealing with commercial law. They examined various cases…

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    Washington Monday Journal

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers, interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    Possible Supreme Court Cases

    Participants talked about potential cases that the Supreme Court could hear in the upcoming session. They focused on cases regarding the separation of church and state, school…

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    Tobacco Products Regulation

    Participants talked about the upcoming Supreme Court case, Food and Drug Administration v. Brown and Williamson Tobacco Company. They focused on if the Food and Drug Administration has…

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    Supreme Court Term Review

    Ms. Biskupic, Mr. Howard and Mr. Denniston discussed the recently completed term of the Supreme Court, and analyzed the voting of specific Supreme Court justices in key cases…

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    Supreme Court Journalists

    Professor Evarts and Ms. Biskupic talked about Evarts’s recent survey of Supreme Court reporters. The survey consisted of 55 questions about how the journalists cover the…

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    Supreme Court Term First Week

    Ms. Biskupic reviewed the first week of the new Supreme Court term, including two cases that were argued before the Court, Schlup v. Delo and U.S. v. X-Citement Video.

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    Business Cases

    Supreme Court reporters and law professors discussed cases dealing business, commerce and property law on the Supreme Court 1997-98 docket. They examined several particular cases and…

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