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    Judicial Independence

    In its second hearing, the A.B.A. Commission on Judicial Independence and Separation of Powers heard testimony from judges, attorneys, law professors and other legal experts concerning the…

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    Judiciary as an Equal Branch of Government

    Mr. Mikva and Judge Abrahamson spoke about the status of the judiciary as an equal branch of the federal government through their own experiences. Then Professor Gillers moderated…

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    Washington Tuesday 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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    Washington Wednesday 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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    Wednesday Journal Library of Congress

    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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    Judicial Removal Procedures

    Mr. Kastenmeier, chair of the National Commission on Judicial Discipline and Removal, discussed the commission’s recently released report on the judicial removal…

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    Legislative-Judicial Relations

    The committee heard testimony from judges and legal scholars on the relationship between the federal court system and the legislative branch. Issues raised in the hearing included the…

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    Judicial Discipline and Removal

    The subcommittee heard testimony on a draft report from the National Commission on Judicial Discipline and Removal on the removal process for lifetime judicial appointments. Witnesses…

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    Impeachment Process for Federal Judges

    Legal scholars spoke in a forum on the impeachment and discipline process for federal judges, in which the regulations involving the removal of federal judges for misconduct in their…

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    Cameras in Courts

    The program analyzed the first year of a three-year “experiment” that allows television cameras to cover certain federal cases in six district courts and two appeals…

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    History of Cameras in the Courts

    Mr. Kastenmeier, Mr. Dyk, and Mr. Eaglin discussed the historic process that resulted in the three year experiment allowing television cameras into Federal courts beginning…

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    Interview with Bob Kastenmeier

    Rep. Kastenmeier discussed some of the changes in Washington politics and in his attitude towards his role as a congressman since his election in 1959. He discussed his freshman term…

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    House Session

    The House agreed to S. 3266, to reauthorize the Small Business Act of 1958. The House also agreed to H.Res. 538, amending the Immigration and Nationality Act, and H.Con.Res. 399,…

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    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 2065, to improve tropical forest management, by a voice vote. The House passed H.R. 5932, to improve educational equity and excellence, by a voice vote. The…

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    House Session

    The House agreed to H.Res. 527 to waive certain rules. The House agreed to the conference report on S. 605, enhancing consumer product safety. The House agreed to the Senate…

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    House Session

    The House agreed to the Murtha motion to close the conference committee meetings on H.R. 5803, Defense appropriations, to the public. The House agreed to the conference report on S.…

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    House Session

    The House continued consideration of H.R. 5269, to control crime, but came to no resolution. The House agreed to the Gekas, McCollum, Moorhead, Unsoeld, Hyde, and Frank amendments to…

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    House Session

    The House passed H.R. 2039, the Job Training Partnership Act, to improve the delivery of services to hard-to-serve adults and youth. Representative Mink was also sworn in during the…

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    House Session

    The House agreed to H. Res. 443, the rule for H.R. 5355. The House passed H.R. 5355 to increase the statutory limit on the public debt. The House agreed to the Dorgan amendment to…

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    House Session

    The House considered H.R. 3950, the “Food and Agricultural Resources Act of 1990” but came to no resolution. Five amendments were agreed to and two amendments were…

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