Justice Harry Blackmun, 1908-1999
On the occasion of Justice Harry Blackmun’s death an interview was shown. Justice Blackmun was appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court in 1970 by President Nixon. He was the author of the Roe v. Wade decision in 1973.
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Justice Blackmun's Death
President Bill Clinton praised the life and work of Retired Justice Harry Blackmun who recently died at age 90.
Justice Blackmun Lying in Repose
Justice Blackmun’s casket was carried up the steps of the Supreme Court building where the nine sitting justices stood.…
Tribute to Justice Harry Blackmun
Judge Diane Wood and Judge Karen Nelson Moore talked about Justice Harry Blackmun’s career, honoring his…
Edward Lazarus talked about his book, "Closed Chambers: The First Eyewitness Account of the Epic Struggles Inside the…