Book Discussion on Justice for All: Earl Warren

Jim Newton talked about his biography, Justice for All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made, published by Riverhead. He recounted the… read more

Jim Newton talked about his biography, Justice for All: Earl Warren and the Nation He Made, published by Riverhead. He recounted the life of Earl Warren, the chief justice of the United States from 1953 to 1969. He examined Chief Justice Warren’s tenure on the U.S. Supreme Court where he presided over such historic cases as Brown v. Board of Education, which desegregated schools; Griswold v. Connecticut, which established a constitutional right of privacy; and Engel v. Vitale, which outlawed prayer in public schools. Mr. Newton also focused on Earl Warren’s earlier years as attorney general and later governor of California. After his presentation the author responded to audience members' questions. close

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Book Discussion on Justice for All: Earl Warren

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196871-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Durham, North Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Mar 12, 2007
Last Aired:
Oct 7, 2012

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  • Mar 12, 2007 | 5:40am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2007 | 12:29am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 18, 2007 | 7:03am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 08, 2007 | 3:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 18, 2007 | 4:07am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 18, 2007 | 9:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 07, 2012 | 5:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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