Supreme Court Retrospective
Justice Blackmun spoke at the Aspen Institute about his tenure on the Supreme Court, the direction of the Court, and his retirement… read more
Justice Blackmun spoke at the Aspen Institute about his tenure on the Supreme Court, the direction of the Court, and his retirement plans. At eighty-five years old, Justice Blackmun is the oldest member of the Supreme Court. He was appointed by President Richard M. Nixon in 1970. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Harry A. Blackmun Associate Justice U.S. Supreme Court
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