Women in the Legal Profession

Former Acting Solicitor General Walter Dellinger, a member of the Duke Law faculty, for the school’s “Great Lives in the… read more

Former Acting Solicitor General Walter Dellinger, a member of the Duke Law faculty, for the school’s “Great Lives in the Law” series, interviewed Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She spoke about her life in the legal profession, the relationship between the justices on the Supreme Court, her reaction to President Reagan naming the first woman to the Court (colleague Sandra Day O’Connor), and what it meant that President Carter changed policy by naming several women - including Justice Ginsburg - to the federal Courts of Appeal in the 1970s. She also took questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Women in the Legal Profession

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Program ID:
185419-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Interview
Location:
Durham, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Feb 5, 2005
Last Aired:
Jul 8, 2008

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  • Feb 05, 2005 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 06, 2005 | 2:06am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 08, 2008 | 12:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 08, 2008 | 6:23am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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