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    Bork Nomination Day 1, Part 1

    The committee begins hearings on the nomination of Judge Robert Bork to be associate justice of the Supreme Court. Former President Ford, Senators Dole and Danforth, and Congressman…

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    Constitutionality of Arizona's Immigration Law

    Current and former Arizona state officials testified on the constitutionality of their state’s immigration law and its impact on the state’s Latino community. 
    Following the…

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    Scalia Confirmation Hearing Day 1

    Justice Scalia responded to questions from committee members about his views regarding such topics as federal-state relationships, the Constitution, death penalty, abortion, national…

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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 1, Part 4

    The committee heard testimony from Supreme Court nominee and U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Clarence Thomas during the first day of his reopened confirmation hearings. Judge Thomas, in…

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    Scalia Nomination Hearing Day 1 Part 2

    Prior to confirmation hearings for Judge John Roberts and Judge Samuel Alito, a compilation of Senate Judiciary hearings on the nomination of Justice Antonin Scalia was shown. Justice…

    1,971 views
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    Souter Confirmation Day 1, Part 2

    Judge Souter made his opening statement. Judiciary Committee members
    began their questioning of the nominee in thirty-minute rounds. 

    There is a four-minute break midway through…

    1,890 views
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    Bork Nomination Day 2

    The Senate Judiciary committee questioned United States Supreme Court nominee Robert Bork. Judge Bork’s hearings lasted 30 hours over 5 days, taking place in September of 1987.…

    1,728 views
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    Bork Nomination Day 1, Part 2

    Committee chairman Biden begins the questioning of Judge Bork.
    Senator Byrd, arriving late for the hearing, is granted time for his
    statement midway through the session. During further…

    1,700 views
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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 1, Part 1

    The committee heard a statement from Supreme Court nominee and U.S.
    Court of Appeals Judge Clarence Thomas to begin his reopened
    confirmation hearings. Anita Hill, a former employee…

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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 3, Part 5

    The committee heard testimony from Mr. Doggett in support of U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Clarence Thomas in Judge Thomas' reopened Supreme Court confirmation hearings. The…

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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 1, Part 3

    Following a break, Professor Hill continued answering questions from the Senators.

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    Bork Nomination Day 3, Part 1

    During this morning session, committee members continue inquiry for
    approximately one-half hour each. In response to Bork’s testimony the
    previous day, Senators question whether…

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    Ginsburg Confirmation Hearing Day 1 Part 1

    The first Supreme Court nominee of the Clinton administration was
    introduced to the committee by Sen. Moynihan, Sen. D’Amato and Rep.
    Holmes-Norton in the first day of her…

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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 3, Part 1

    The committee heard testimony from a panel of supporters of
    University of Oklahoma Law Professor Anita Hill to begin the third
    day of the reopened Supreme Court confirmation hearings for…

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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 2, Part 3

    The committee continued to hear testimony from U.S. Court of Appeals
    Judge Clarence Thomas in his reopened Supreme Court confirmation
    hearings. Judge Thomas continued to respond to…

    944 views
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    Scalia Confirmation Hearing Day 2

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    Chief Justice Confirmation Hearing 2

    Prior to confirmation hearings for Judge John Roberts, a compilation of the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings for Justice William Rehnquist’s nomination as Chief Justice was…

    846 views
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    Thomas Second Hearing Day 2, Part 2

    The committee continued questioning of U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Clarence Thomas in his reopened Supreme Court confirmation hearings. He responded to charges from University of…

    803 views
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    Bork Nomination Day 9, Part 2

    Dr. Sowell testified in support of the nomination, citing Judge Bork’s commitment to judicial restraint.

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    Bork Nomination Day 4, Part 1

    The morning session continues with seven senators taking thirty minutes
    each to question Judge Bork. Of note is Senator Kennedy’s concern
    that Judge Bork would “turn back the…

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