Book Discussion on Marshall, the Courthouse Mouse: A Tail of the U.S. Supreme Court

Peter and Cheryl Barnes talked about the book they wrote and illustrated, Marshall, the Courthouse Mouse: A Tail of the U.S. Supreme Court,… read more

Peter and Cheryl Barnes talked about the book they wrote and illustrated, Marshall, the Courthouse Mouse: A Tail of the U.S. Supreme Court, published by VSP Books. They explain the history and inner-workings of the U.S. Supreme Court to elementary school children in their book, that tells the story of a mouse Supreme Court that rules on the question of whether a law can be passed that requires that all mice eat a different type of cheese each day of the week. The authors read the story and discuss the illustrations to a group of children at St. Stephen’s and St. Agnes School in Alexandria, Virginia. Following their presentation, they responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Marshall, the Courthouse Mouse: A Tail of the U.S. Supreme Court

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 10, 2005
Last Aired:
Dec 26, 2005

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  • Dec 10, 2005 | 11:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 18, 2005 | 2:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2005 | 10:18pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2005 | 9:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
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