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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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    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

    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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    Supreme Court Abortion Ruling

    Sam Baker, staff correspondent for National Journal, spoke by phone about the Supreme Court ruling that struck down restrictions on Texas abortion providers.

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines open for viewer comments on the Supreme Court’s 5-3 previous-day ruling that struck down restrictions on Texas abortion providers. National…

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    Supreme Court Immigration Ruling

    Marielena Hincapie talked about the implications of the Supreme Court’s decision in U.S. v. Texas, which concerns President Obama’s executive actions on immigration. In November 2014 the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on the Supreme Court’s expected rulings in several pending cases, including, Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt and McDonnell v. U.S.…

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    Supreme Court Decisions Preview

    Richard Wolf, Supreme Court correspondent with USA Today, spoke by phone about remaining decisions on the high court’s docket, including one case dealing with abortion.

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    President Obama Remarks on Immigration Executive Actions Ruling

    President Obama spoke to reporters about and answered their questions on the Supreme Court’s 4-4 ruling in U.S. v. Texas, which upheld a lower court’s injunction against the Obama administration’s…

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    Supreme Court Rulings on Immigration and Affirmative Action

    Lawrence Hurley talked about the Supreme Court’s decisions released the previous day, including a ruling on President Obama’s executive action on immigration and one in favor of the…

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    House Speaker Weekly Briefing

    House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of topics. Most of the briefing focused on the House Democratic sit-in to force a vote on gun legislation, which he called a…

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    Supreme Court Landmark Case Miranda v. Arizona

    Jeff Rosen and Paul Cassel talked about the 1966 U.S. Supreme Court case Miranda v. Arizona, in which the court ruled 5-4 that criminal suspects must be informed of their right against…

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    Supreme Court Death Penalty Cases

    Lance Rogers, legal editor for Bloomberg BNA, reported by telephone on the Supreme Court’s decision to hear two death penalty cases in the next term.

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    Supreme Court Books

    Authors talked about their books on the Supreme Court. Speakers included Anthony Franze, author of The Advocate’s Daughter: A Thriller; Irin Carmon, co-author of Notorious RBG: The Life and…

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    Conversation with Justice Sotomayor

    Supreme Court Justice Sotomayor talked about her life on the high court. She explained how much harder it was to be on the Supreme Court than on lower courts, and the need for diversity on…

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