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    Marbury vs. Madison

    A dramatization of Marbury v. Madison, the 1803 U.S. Supreme Court decision that established the basis for judicial review of congressional and executive actions on the grounds of their…

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    1994 Judicial Conference

    Mr. Feidler discussed the biannual meeting of the Judicial Conference of the United States and the purpose of these meetings.

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    Review of Criminal Justice Act Part 4

    Attorneys and legal scholars spoke at a hearing on the criminal justice act, the federal law that provides attorneys for indigent defendants charged with criminal offenses.

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    Review of Criminal Justice Act Parts 2 & 3

    The committee heard testimony from attorneys and judicial scholars on the Criminal Justice Act, legislation that provides indigent defendants in federal courts with attorneys. The…

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    The State of Takings Law

    Judicial scholars met at a forum of the Judicial Conference of the U.S. Claims Court to discuss property and takings law, including claims against the United States government. Several…

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    Review of Criminal Justice Act Part 1

    The committee, chaired by Judge Prado, held the third of a series of hearings to review the Criminal Justice Act. The committee was also comprised of Mr. Altman, Mr. Hillier,…

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    Historical Perspective on the Bill of Rights

    The Judicial Conference of the U.S. and the Committee on the Bicentennial of the Constitution sponsored a forum on the Bill of Rights, focusing on contrasting the perspectives of the…

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    The Press and Individual Privacy

    The Judicial Conference of the U.S. sponsored a forum on the balance between private lives and the public’s right to know during their conference marking the 200th anniversary of the…

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