Supreme Court Justice Alito

Justice Samuel Alito was interviewed as part of C-SPAN’s Supreme Court Week. He talked about the role of the court, his… read more

Justice Samuel Alito was interviewed as part of C-SPAN’s Supreme Court Week. He talked about the role of the court, his impressions of the Constitution and of his job. In addition to the process that unfolds at the court in making decisions, he talked about the role of the junior justice, something that he’s handed over to new Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

Justice Alito joined the court on Jan. 31, 2006. He was nominated by President George W. Bush, and was preceded by Sandra Day O’Connor. 

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Supreme Court Justice Alito

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Program ID:
286073-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 11, 2009
Last Aired:
Apr 9, 2010

Airing Details

  • Oct 11, 2009 | 2:45am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 2009 | 8:40pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 2009 | 12:39am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 2010 | 8:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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