The Role of International Law

Justice Scalia gave the keynote address at a forum on “Outsourcing American Law.” Justice Scalia talked about the role of… read more

Justice Scalia gave the keynote address at a forum on “Outsourcing American Law.” Justice Scalia talked about the role of international and foreign law in American judicial decision-making. He said that, “foreign legal materials can never be relevant to an interpretation of the meaning of the U.S. Constitution.” Following his speech he took questions from members of the audience. There was a contentious exchange with a questioner. close

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Program ID:
191294-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2006
Last Aired:
Sep 27, 2006

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  • Feb 21, 2006 | 3:04pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 21, 2006 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 21, 2006 | 11:41pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 25, 2006 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 26, 2006 | 2:06am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 26, 2006 | 11:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 27, 2006 | 4:04am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 27, 2006 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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