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    The Supreme Court: Home to America's Highest Court, 2010 Edition

    The Supreme Court: Home to America’s Highest Court takes an unprecedented look into the U.S. Supreme Court, its role, traditions and history of the Court featuring interviews with all the…

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    The Supreme Court

    A panel discussion was held on the current U.S. Supreme Court to coincide with the release of the book The Supreme Court: A C-SPAN Book, Featuring the Justices in Their Own Words…

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    Women's Participation at the Supreme Court

    Panelists talked about the history of women lawyers, the challenges women face in the legal profession, and the role women lawyers have played in oral arguments before the Supreme Court. The panel, which included…

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    Supreme Court 2009 Term Preview, Part 2

    A portion of a forum examining upcoming Supreme Court cases was shown. A discussion on recent changes at the U.S. Supreme Court included the retirement of Justice Souter and new Justice…

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    Supreme Court 2009 Term Preview, Part 1

    A portion of a forum examining upcoming Supreme Court cases was shown. The cases previewed included one on Gun Rights, and an Appeal by Former Enron Executive Jeffrey Skilling. The…

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    Attorneys Who Have Argued Before The Court

    Two attorneys talked about the numerous cases they have argued in front of the Supreme Court at oral argument. Drew Days III was the U.S. Solicitor General from 1993-96 during the Clinton…

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    Roberts Confirmation Hearing, Day 4 Part 4

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing on the appointment of Judge John Roberts to the U.S. Supreme Court seat vacated after the death of Chief Justice William…

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    Arguing a Case Before the Supreme Court

    Five attorneys, who between them have argued seventy two cases before the Supreme Court, discuss how to argue a case before the Court. They discuss such topics as how to prepare for an oral…

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    Supreme Court Term Review

    Legal experts talked about the past Supreme Court term and several cases that had been decided in the previous year, including cases on affirmative action and a Texas sodomy law. Following…

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    Supreme Court Affirmative Action News Conference

    Following oral arguments in two University of Michigan admissions policy cases, several parties involved and others made comments on the plaza in front of the Supreme Court.

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    Saudi Child Custody Cases

    Witnesses testified about child custody cases involving American children in Saudi Arabia. They focused on Saudi refusals to comply with subpoenas served to the Saudi Embassy for documents…

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    News Review

    Ms. Bloch and Ms. Mahoney spoke about the contested presidential election and the Supreme Court case of Bush v. Gore to be argued later in the day. They aslo responded to viewer comments…

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    Supreme Court Hearing

    Ms. Mahoney and Mr. O’Brien talked about the Supreme Court case Bush v. Palm Beach County Canvassing Board to be heard later that day. A clip was shown of Justice David Souter explaining…