Role of the Justice Department
Solicitor General Starr reviews the formation of the federal judicial system. He explains the significance of the judicial branch of… read more
Solicitor General Starr reviews the formation of the federal judicial system. He explains the significance of the judicial branch of government. He also explains the role of the solicitor general, and how it differs from the role of the attorney general. close
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