Reflections on U.S. Supreme Court

Chief Justice William Rehnquist with Harvard Law professor and clerk for Justice Brandeis, Paul Freund, address several questions regarding… read more

Chief Justice William Rehnquist with Harvard Law professor and clerk for Justice Brandeis, Paul Freund, address several questions regarding the Supreme Court, and various legal issues. Some of the questions addressed are extra-judicial activity, influences on legal decision making, as well as ramifications of future developments in science and technology. Some of the legal topics addressed are separation of powers and ex post facto law. Also addressed are the use of constitutional history in legal decision making, court packing and the role of dissent and concurrence in legal decision making. close

Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos.

People in this video

Hosting Organization

More information about

Reflections on U.S. Supreme Court

93 Views
Program ID:
2724-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Williamsburg, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 26, 1988
Last Aired:
Jun 25, 1988

Airing Details

  • May 26, 1988 | 6:47am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 28, 1988 | 7:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 29, 1988 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 25, 1988 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jun 25, 1988 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

Reflections on U.S. Supreme Court

  • DVD
    Length:
    00:56:00
    Price:
    $29.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    00:56:00
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart