610Oct 31, 2012
Florida v. Jardines Oral Argument
The Court heard oral argument in Florida v. Jardines, which addressed the use of drug-sniffing dogs on the exterior of a home. The case was one of two cases during the 2012-13 term ...
517Oct 31, 2012
Florida v. Harris Oral Argument
The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Florida v. Harris. The case addressed the circumstances under which an alert from a narcotics-sniffing dog was sufficient to establish probable cause ...
2,162Oct 10, 2012
Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin Oral Argument
The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument on Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin, a case on affirmative action policies in higher education.
This program contained the audio ...
238Jan 10, 2012
Knox vs. Service Employees
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Knox vs. Service Employees. The case deals with the question of the First Amendment giving state employees the right to decline to pay union ...
559Oct 4, 2011
Maples v. Thomas Oral Arguments
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments on Maples v. Thomas. The case involves the right of defendants to argue the constitutionality of their death sentence when their lawyer misses a state ...
400Oct 8, 2010
Legacy of Justice John Paul Stevens
Former U.S. Solicitor Generals Paul Clement and Gregory Garre, Sri Srinivasan, and a former clerk of Justice Stevens talked about the legacy and personality of John Paul Stevens as a ...
901Jul 7, 2010
Supreme Court 2009-2010 Term Review, Legal Panel
Legal experts talked about the 2009-2010 Supreme Court term. They focused on Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission and the future of campaign finance law, as well as the future ...
2,207Jul 1, 2010
Kagan Confirmation Hearing, Day 4
The Senate Judiciary Committee held its fourth day of hearings on the appointment of Elena Kagan to the U.S. Supreme Court seat vacated by the retirement of Justice John Paul Stevens. Witnesses ...
2,496Mar 16, 2010
Judgment at Agincourt
Supreme Court justices and federal judges participated in a moot court trial on the actions of King Henry V at the Battle of Agincourt in 1415. The court heard an appeal of a ruling that Henry V was ...
726Oct 2, 2009
Graham v. Florida Moot Court
Lawyers and scholars participated in a Moot court session to argue the case Graham v. Florida. The case focused on sentencing juveniles to life in prison without parole for crimes other than ...
281Mar 18, 2009
Solicitors General View of the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
A panel of former solicitors general spoke about the range of cases that come before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, including international trade, government contracts, ...
84Jan 16, 2008
U.S. Strategy in Iraq
Witnesses testified on alternative strategies for post-surge operations in Iraq. Topics included were the ability of the Iraqi police to take over security operations and corruption in the ...
497Jan 7, 2008
Baze v. Rees Oral Argument
The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Baze v. Rees. The Court will decide if the lethal injection drugs used to execute prisoners on death row have such a high probability of inflicting ...
205Oct 31, 2007
Al-Marri v. Wright Oral Arguments
The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument in Al-Marri v. Wright. The Court will decide if an alleged Al Qaeda operative arrested in the United States and detained in military ...
280Aug 15, 2007
Domestic Surveillance Program Arguments
U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco heard oral arguments in two cases on the government’s warrantless wiretapping program. The Court will decide whether or not to dismiss ...
23Jul 13, 2006
Supreme Court Review 2005-2006
Moderated by Mr. Meese, the panelists reviewed the 2005-2006 U.S. Supreme Court term. They talked about the new justices on the court, Chief Justice Roberts and Associate Justice Alito, as ...
41Oct 4, 2004
Supreme Court Sentencing Guidelines
The guests discussed the oral argument before the Supreme Court later in the day on the constitutionality of federal sentencing guidelines. The Court will hear two cases together (U.S. v. ...