Book Discussion on The Nine

Jeffrey Toobin talked about his book The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court, published by Doubleday. In the book… read more

Jeffrey Toobin talked about his book The Nine: Inside the Secret World of the Supreme Court, published by Doubleday. In the book Mr. Toobin takes a look at the Supreme Court from the Reagan administration to the present, commenting on the personalities and contributions of the various justices who have served in that time. Mr. Toobin was interviewed on stage. Topics included the personalities of the sitting justices and former Justice O’Connor, focusing on Justice Thomas and on the results of the Bush v. Gore decision. He also talked about the changing balance of the court. Mr. Toobin responded to questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Nine

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Program ID:
200790-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
First Aired:
Oct 6, 2007
Last Aired:
Oct 4, 2009

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  • Oct 06, 2007 | 10:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 07, 2007 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 24, 2007 | 3:42pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 25, 2007 | 3:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 22, 2008 | 11:35pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2008 | 5:58am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 04, 2009 | 7:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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