30th Anniversary of Justice O'Connor's Appointment

Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan participated in a forum with former Justice Sandra Day… read more

Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor, and Elena Kagan participated in a forum with former Justice Sandra Day O’Connor in celebration of the 30th anniversary of Justice O’Connor’s nomination and confirmation to the Court. Sandra Day O’Connor was nominated by President Ronald Reagan in 1981 and confirmed by the U.S. Senate 99 to 0. She retired from the Court January 31, 2006.

The justices talked about the evolution of the confirmation process since Justice O’Connor’s nomination. their law careers, and civility among justices. They also shared funny anecdotes and their observations about serving on the Court. James Duff moderated this event in the Newseum’s Annenberg Theater. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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30th Anniversary of Justice O'Connor's Appointment

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Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 11, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 29, 2012

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  • Apr 11, 2012 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 11, 2012 | 10:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 2012 | 5:54am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 2012 | 7:46am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 22, 2012 | 9:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 22, 2012 | 8:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 22, 2012 | 11:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 28, 2012 | 4:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 3:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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