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    The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right

    Linda Greenhouse talked about her book The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right, in which she looks at the Supreme Court from 1969 to 1986, which was presided over by Chief Justice…

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    Supreme Court, Constitution, and Politics

    Attorneys and legal scholars talked about the way the Supreme Court and whether changes should be made. Topics included the court room ban on cameras, the role of clerks, and term limits for…

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    The Roberts Court: The Struggle for the Constitution

    Marcia Coyle spoke about the Supreme Court under Chief Justice John Roberts. She examined the Roberts Court, in its seventh year, through four decisions, which ranged from health care to…

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    Supreme Court 2012-2013 Term Review

    Legal experts reviewed major cases of the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2012-2013 term, talking about the history of the case, the Supreme Court’s decision and what the decision would lead to. Cases…

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    The U.S. Supreme Court: A Very Short Introduction

    Linda Greenhouse talked about her book The U.S. Supreme Court: A Very Short Introduction. She responded to questions from members of the audience. This was an event in the Contemporary Life…

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    The U.S. Supreme Court: A Very Short Introduction

    Linda Greenhouse, former U.S. Supreme Court reporter for The New York Times, examines the inner workings of the court. Ms. Greenhouse explores the day-to-day operations of the Supreme…

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    Role of Courts in U.S. Democracy

    Participants talked about the role of courts in democracies. Among the topics they addressed were judicial procedures, judicial elections, separation of powers, and case volume. They responded to questions…

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    Making Our Democracy Work: A Judge's View

    Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer presents a history of the Supreme Court. Mr. Breyer examines the American public’s relationship with the high court and contends that the trust given by…

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    Educating the Public

    Former Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O’Connor and David Souter talked about the importance of civic education to a democratic society with Linda Greenhouse. Topics included current legal issues, educating the…

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    Congress and the Supreme Court

    Panelists spoke about the operation of the U.S. Supreme Court, recent cases heard by the court, and interpretation of congressional statutes and legislative intent. They also talked about…

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    Justice John Paul Stevens and Liberty

    A symposium examined the career of U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. After opening remarks by Dean Johnson, a videotaped message from Justice John Paul Stevens was shown.…

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    American Constitution Society 2009 Convention

    The panel of sitting federal judges talked about the state of the federal judicial system. They focused on the challenges facing each federal circuit and solutions for overcoming them. The…

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    Gender and Justice

    Linda Greenhouse spoke about gender and justice. Among the topics she addressed were the history of women in the judiciary and the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the U.S. Supreme Court. Linda…

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    2008-2009 Supreme Court Term Review Panel

    A panel discussion was held on the decisions of the 2008-2009 term of the U.S. Supreme Court, which would conclude the next Monday, June 29, 2009. Professor Howard moderated. He also made remarks about…

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    Covering the U.S. Supreme Court

    Former Supreme Court reporter Linda Greenhouse talked about her career with retired Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. Walter Dellinger made introductory remarks, and Ronald Collins moderated.…

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    FCC v. Fox Television Moot Court

    The Bill of Rights Institute and William and Mary Law School hosted a moot court on the FCC v. Fox Television indecency case. The case rests on the FCC’s ban against the use of curse words…

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    The Age of Impeachment

    David Kyvig talked about the history of impeachment. He said that impeachment was rarely used until 1960, at which point it became used relatively frequently against politicians and judges.…

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    Presidential Candidates on Judicial Selection

    A panel discussion was held on the criteria that presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain would use when choosing judges for the federal courts. Topics included the appropriate role for the…

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    Presidential Candidates on Judicial Selection

    A panel discussion was held on the criteria that presidential candidates Barack Obama and John McCain would use when choosing judges for the federal courts. Topics included the appropriate role for the…

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    U.S. Supreme Court Operations and Decisions

    Former Supreme Court reporter Linda Greenhouse talked about the Supreme Court justices, changes in the Court, and the most memorable moments of her career. Linda Greenhouse began covering…

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