John G. Roberts Jr.

John G. Roberts Jr.

John Glover Roberts Jr. is an American lawyer serving as the 17th and current Chief Justice of the United States since 2005. He was nominated by President George W. Bush after the death of Chief Justice William Rehnquist, and has been described as having a conservative judicial philosophy in his jurisprudence. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John G. Roberts Jr. has 260 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1993 Forum as a Deputy Solicitor General for the Department of Justice. The year with the most videos was 2016 with 28 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2009 with an average of 6,370 views per program. Most appearances with Stephen G. Breyer (173), Ruth Bader Ginsburg (172), Samuel A. Alito Jr. (170). Most common tags: America and the Courts, First Amendment, Supreme Court Cases - 2016.

Appearances by Title:c. September 29, 2005 - Present Chief Justice, U.S. Supreme Court Videos: 227 c. January 1, 2005 - Present Chancellor, Board of Regents, Smithsonian Institution Videos: 1 c. June 2, 2003 - Present Judge, District of Columbia Circuit, U.S. Court of Appeals Videos: 20


Attorney c. August 24, 1993 - c. June 1, 2003 Videos: 5 Attorney c. July 1, 1986 - c. June 1, 1989 Videos: 2 Deputy Solicitor General, Department of Justice c. July 1, 1989 - c. August 23, 1993 Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • <em>Gamble v. United States</em> Oral Argument

    Gamble v. United States Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Gamble v. United States, concerning an Alabama man, Terance Gamble, who was convicted of both…

  • Supreme Court Justices Photo

    Supreme Court Justices Photo

    The Supreme Court justices gathered for a new photo with the addition of new Justice Brett Kavanaugh.

  • <em>Timbs v. Indiana</em> Oral Argument

    Timbs v. Indiana Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Timbs v. Indiana. The state of Indiana seized Tyson Timbs' sports utility vehicle (SUV) after he…

  • <em>Apple Inc. v. Pepper</em> Oral Argument

    Apple Inc. v. Pepper Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Apple Inc. v. Pepper, which concerns whether a group of iPhone app purchasers can…

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