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    Supreme Court Vacancy and Donald Trump

    Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor spoke about a variety of topics with veteran journalist Bill Press. She talked about the Supreme Court, the late Justice Antonin Scalia,…

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    St. Louis' Old Courthouse and the Dred Scott Case

    National Park Service Historian Bob Moore visited St. Louis’s Old Courthouse, including the courtroom where Dred and Harriet Scott were eventually granted their freedom, and talked about the Dred Scott…

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    Future of the Supreme Court

    Nan Aron and the Carrie Severino talked about how President-elect Trump could change the makeup of the Supreme Court and what to expect from the upcoming nomination and confirmation…

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    Historic Supreme Court Oral Argument: Loving v. Virginia

    The 1967 oral argument in the landmark interracial marriage case, Loving v. Virginia. Virginia Tech history professor Peter Wallenstein, author of: Race, Sex, and the Freedom to Marry:…

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    Adam Liptak on the Independence of Elected Judges

    Adam Liptak talked about whether elected judges can be independent, as well as the risk they will be swayed by their supporters' politics or the election process itself. He also previewed…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on news of the day and on the question, “Do you have confidence in the Supreme Court?”

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    The Solicitor General and the United States Supreme Court

    Professor Ryan Owens talked about his book, The Solicitor General and the United States Supreme Court: Executive Branch Influence and Judicial Decisions. This interview, conducted at the…

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    Politicization of the Supreme Court

    Author James Zirin talked about his book Supremely Partisan, in which he argues the Supreme Court has become increasingly partisan and that its selection of what he calls “politicized”…

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    Supreme Court Term Preview

    Supreme Court scholars Theodore Olson and Neal Katyal outlined the cases to watch in the new 2016 Supreme Court term. Former Solicitor General Olson summerized redistricting and First…

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    Opening Day of New Supreme Court Term

    Lawrence Hurley previewed key upcoming cases in the new Supreme Court term. He also spoke about President Obama’s nominees to the court, as well as his legacy filling seats on lower federal…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the question, “Will the Supreme Court’s decisions this term affect your vote in 2016?”

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    Red Mass Departures

    Justices of the U.S. Supreme Court were among those seen departing from the annual Red Mass held to mark the start of the U.S. Supreme Court term. The event brings together some of the…

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    Justice Elena Kagan on Supreme Court and Constitutional Law

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan spoke about the inner workings of the court and her relationship with the late Justice Antonin Scalia, whom she frequently traveled with on hunting…

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    The Politics of Freedom of Expression

    Professor Mark Richards talked about his book, The Politics of Freedom of Expression: The Decisions of the Supreme Court of the United States, about how the U.S. Supreme Court has approached and decided on…

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    Future of the Supreme Court

    Panelists talked about about the future of the Supreme Court and diversity in the judicial system, in light of the 2016 presidential election and the balance of power in the U.S. Senate.

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    Supreme Court and Foreign Relations

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer talked about the influence of foreign relations on American national security and civil liberties. He spoke about cases featured in his book, The Court…

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    Supreme Court Food Traditions

    Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor shared stories about the Supreme Court’s food traditions, including the justices' food preferences and topics of conversation at shared…

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    FDR and Chief Justice Hughes

    James Simon recounts the confrontations between President Franklin D. Roosevelt and United States Chief Justice Charles Evan Hughes. The author reports that Roosevelt’s New Deal proposals were…

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    White House Weekly Address

    Vice President Joe Biden and former federal Judge Timothy Lewis delivered the White House weekly address. They talked about President Obama’s nominee to replace the late Justice Antonin…

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    Independent Women's Forum Annual Summit, Supreme Court Panel

    A panel of attorneys talked about the U.S. Supreme Court. They discussed the legacy of Justice Antonin Scalia, the nomination of Judge Merrick Garland, and the future of the Supreme Court. Independent Women’s Forum…

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