Historical Perspective on the Bill of Rights

The Judicial Conference of the U.S. and the Committee on the Bicentennial of the Constitution sponsored a forum on the Bill of Rights,… read more

The Judicial Conference of the U.S. and the Committee on the Bicentennial of the Constitution sponsored a forum on the Bill of Rights, focusing on contrasting the perspectives of the writers of the Bill of Rights with contemporary interpretations of the document. Speakers at the forum included law professors, historians, and judges, who discussed the changing societal interpretation of the language framing the Bill of Rights. close

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Historical Perspective on the Bill of Rights

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Program ID:
22927-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 23, 1991
Last Aired:
Dec 14, 1991

Airing Details

  • Nov 23, 1991 | 7:06pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 24, 1991 | 12:11am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 1991 | 6:30am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 14, 1991 | 1:24pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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