Alito Supreme Court Nomination

During the scholar’s forum “Judge Samuel A. Alito, Jr.: An African-American Perspective,” a panel overview was held on… read more

During the scholar’s forum “Judge Samuel A. Alito, Jr.: An African-American Perspective,” a panel overview was held on the record of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Samuel Alito. The panelists discussed the nominee’s opinions as an appellate judge and service as an administration lawyer for former President Ronald Reagan. They concluded that Judge Alito would be hostile to civil rights advances, including voting rights, employment discrimination, affirmative action, and immigration. Chancellor Pitcher moderated the event. Law School Deans Broderick and Schmoke gave the closing remarks. close

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  • Jones, Russell Professor Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge->Law Center
  • Pitcher, Freddie Chancellor Southern University and A&M College, Baton Rouge->Law Center
  • Polin, Sandra Professor North Carolina Central University->School of Law
  • Schmoke, Kurt L. Dean Howard University->School of Law
  • Weeden, Darnell Associate Dean Texas Southern University->Marshall (Thurgood) School of Law
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Program ID:
190574-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Forum
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 5, 2006

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  • Jan 05, 2006 | 2:28am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 05, 2006 | 7:47am EST | C-SPAN 2
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