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Supreme Court Historical Society

The Society was founded in 1974 by U.S. Chief Justice Warren E. Burger who acted as its first Chairman. Wikipedia*

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Supreme Court Historical Society has hosted 89 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1994 Forum. The year with the most events was 1998 with eight events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2010 with an average of 29,137 views per video. Most appearances with Leon Silverman (25), Stephen G. Breyer (13), Ruth Bader Ginsburg (9). Most common tags: Supreme Court Issues, U.S. History, Constitution.

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    Chief Justice John Marshall

    Joel Richard Paul looked back at the life of the Supreme Court’s fourth chief justice, John Marshall, in his book,…

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    Fair Labor Lawyer

    Author Marlene Trestman told the life story of Supreme Court advocate Bessie Margolin and the impact she had on American…

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    Fourth Amendment and Automobiles

    Columbia Law School Professor Sarah Seo talked about her book, Policing the Open Road: How Cars Transformed American…

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    Plessy v. Ferguson and Evolution of Test Cases

    A panel of legal experts discussed the importance of the Supreme Court decision in Plessy v. Ferguson and the evolution of…

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