Blacks and the Supreme Court

Participants talked about issues affecting the black and minority communities in the previous Supreme Court term. They talked about… read more

Participants talked about issues affecting the black and minority communities in the previous Supreme Court term. They talked about the nomination of Judge John Roberts to replace Justice O’Connor who had announced her intention to retire in October, 2005. Among the topics they addressed were the judicial temperament of Supreme Court justices, criminal justice and discrimination cases brought before the court, the impact of decisions on minority communities, and the future of civil rights law. Following their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
188500-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 18, 2005
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2005

Airing Details

  • Aug 18, 2005 | 1:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 18, 2005 | 9:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 19, 2005 | 2:15am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 19, 2005 | 7:09am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 19, 2005 | 4:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 2005 | 4:10am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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