Justice Brennan's Tenure on the Court

Two former law clerks and a Supreme Court journalist spoke about the tenure of Justice William Brennan. Former clerks, Dennis Lyons and Abraham Sofaer talked about… read more

Two former law clerks and a Supreme Court journalist spoke about the tenure of Justice William Brennan. Former clerks, Dennis Lyons and Abraham Sofaer talked about Justice’s influence on civil rights and constitutional law during his long career on the high court. Journalist Elder Witt spoke about Brennan’s ability to persuade and influence his fellow Justices. Witt also said Brennan’s opinions on gender discrimination moved women’s rights forward significantly. close

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Justice Brennan's Tenure on the Court

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Program ID:
15507-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
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First Aired:
Dec 29, 1990 | 7:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Dec 30, 1990 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Dec 29, 1990 | 7:07pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 29, 1990 | 11:15pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 30, 1990 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 2
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