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    Executive Power and the Constitution

    Attorney Miguel Estrada and Professor Charles Ogletree debated the U.S. House of Representatives resolution to sue President Obama over the implementation of the health care…

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    The Press, the Government, and National Security

    After welcoming remarks by John Darnton, New York Times reporter James Risen talked about the issue of the relationship between the press, the government, and national security. He…

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    Supreme Court Book Forum

    Authors spoke about Supreme Court issues and operations. They included Clare Cushman, Courtwatchers: Eyewitness Accounts in Supreme Court History, Anthony Franze, The Last Justice,…

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    Book Discussion on The Oath

    Jeffrey Toobin reports on the relationship between the Obama administration and Chief Justice John Roberts and the U.S. Supreme Court. The author examines the history of the Court and…

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    Summer Reading with Jeffrey Toobin

    Jeffrey Toobin said he was reading Robert Caro’s The Passage of Power and Mission to Paris by Alan Furst. He was interviewed June 5, 2012, while at the annual book publishing trade…

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    Book Discussion on The Oath

    Jeffrey Toobin talked about his book, The Oath: The Obama White House v. The Supreme Court. He was interviewed while at the annual book publishing trade show, Book Expo America, held June…

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    Jeffrey Toobin on the Supreme Court

    Jeffrey Toobin talked about U.S. Supreme Court as a political institution. In his remarks he gave a history of nominations under various presidents and the case rulings to support his…

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    Open Courts

    Attorneys, judges, and law professors talked about ways to make the courts more open and transparent to the public. Topics included media coverage of major court cases, cameras in…

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    Book Discussion on Supreme Power: Franklin Roosevelt vs. the Supreme Court

    Jeff Shesol recalls Franklin Roosevelt’s confrontation with the U.S. Supreme Court over objections to vital elements of his New Deal legislation.  In 1937 the president announced…

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    Future of Guantanamo Prison

    Participants spoke about the future of the detention facility and Guantanamo Bay Cuba and the eventual disposition of detainees at the facility when it closes. Among the topics the…

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    Media and the Supreme Court

    Legal scholars and journalists discussed the nomination of Justice Sonia Sotomayor to the Court, the public’s understanding of the Court, and the media’s role in educating the…

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    2008 J. Anthony Lukas Prize Project Awards

    The J. Anthony Lukas Prize is given by the Nieman Foundation and the Columbia University School of Journalism to non-fiction books on an American topic. The award winners talked about…

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    The Future of the Supreme Court

    Jeffrey Toobin talked about the state of the nation’s highest court and its future under a new administration. Topics included recent cases such as photo identification for…

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    Book Discussion on The Nine

    Jeffrey Toobin was interviewed about his book, The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court, published by Doubleday. He talked about each of the sitting justices, about…

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    Book Discussion on The Nine

    Jeffrey Toobin talked about his book The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court, published by Doubleday. In the book Mr. Toobin takes a look at the Supreme Court from…

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    Nominations of Harriet Myers and Samuel Alito

    Panelists at a day-long conference on Supreme Court issues hosted by the Shorenstein Center talked about the nominations of Harriet Myers and Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court. Among…

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    Judicial Independence

    On October 17, 2005, a symposium titled “Bench Press: The Collision of Media, Politics, Public Pressure, and an Independent Judiciary” was held at the JW Marriott…

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    Presidential Elections and Political Advertising

    Panelists discussed how to sell a candidate and showed some ads from the current and past presidential campaigns. The panel included: Mark McKinnon, Director of Media and Advertising…

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    Author Discussion

    Mr. Barry talked about his book, Dave Barry Hits Below the Beltway. Mr. Toobin talked about his book, Too Close to Call. They answered questions from members of the audience.…

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    Book Discussion on A Vast Conspiracy

    Mr. Toobin talked about the investigation of allegations of wrongdoing against President Clinton from the Whitewater development to last year’s Senate impeachment…

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