1,134Dec 8, 2011
Perry v. Brown Oral Arguments
A Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals three-judge panel heard oral arguments on Perry v. Brown. The case involves U.S. District Judge Vaughn Walker’s ruling that the voter-approved ...
23,082Dec 6, 2010
Perry v. Schwarzenegger Oral Arguments
A panel of three federal judges heard arguments in the Perry v. Schwarzenegger, the Proposition 8 (or the California Marriage Protection Act) case.
The 9th Circuit heard an appeal of an ...
691Aug 12, 2009
Veterans for Common Sense v. Shinseki Oral Argument
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument in Veterans for Common Sense v. Shinseki. Veterans for Common Sense, and co-plaintiff Veterans United for Truth, asked the Court to ...
190Jun 20, 2009
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 ...
440Dec 4, 2007
Establishment of Religion Clause Oral Arguments, Part 1
The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco heard oral arguments in two cases on the use of God-related language.
In Newdow v. U.S. Congress the plaintiff, ...
443Dec 4, 2007
Establishment of Religion Clause Oral Arguments, Part 2
The U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco heard oral arguments in two cases on the use of God-related language. In the second case, the Court reviewed a district court’s ...
194Jun 22, 2006
Padilla v. Lever Oral Arguments
The full panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments in Padilla v. Lever over allegations that Orange County, California, election officials violated the Voting Rights ...
56Oct 20, 2005
Planned Parenthood v. Gonzales
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reviewed a lower court decision that struck down a federal law banning partial-birth abortions. The Partial-Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003, signed into law by ...
151Jul 1, 2005
Los Angeles Mayoral Inauguration
Antonio Villaraigosa was inaugurated as the mayor of Los Angeles, California at City Hall. Judge Stephen Reinhardt swore the new mayor in. Among the topics Mayor Villaraigosa discussed ...
168Jun 15, 2005
Future of the Supreme Court
At the 13th Annual California Court Panel, Ninth Circuit Judges Alex Kozinski and Stephen Reinhardt discussed the topic, “Where Will Another Right Turn Take Us?” The panelists analyzed ...
452Jun 6, 2005
Harper v. Poway Unified School District Oral Argument
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral argument in the case of Harper v. Poway Unified School District in Pasadena, California. The case involved a high school student suspended ...
66Aug 2, 2003
Judging in a Conservative Era
Federal Judges spoke about the judicial process, Justice Department policies, federal sentencing guidelines, and civil rights. They also talked about conservative influences on the law and ...
77May 6, 2003
America and the Courts: Ninth Circuit
Two U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals judges, Judge Kozinski and Judge Reinhardt, talked about their experiences on the court. The judges were appointed by presidents Reagan and Carter, ...
18Apr 23, 1999
Gonzaga University Law School Address
Judge Reinhardt talked to faculty, staff, and students about history of the Supreme Court. In particular he spoke about the accomplishments of Supreme Court Justices William O. Douglas and Earl ...
29Nov 20, 1997
Rand v. Rowland Oral Arguments
This case deals with the constitutional rights of prisoners. In particular, a prisoner diagnosed with HIV at Vacaville state prison was isolated in the infirmary. The issue is whether his ...
27Aug 6, 1997
Gates v. Jones
The issue in this case is California Proposition 140 which puts a lifetime ban on state legislative service. Mr. Bates is a member of the California Assembly who initiated the suit and ...
15Nov 12, 1996
1996 Election Impact on Federal Courts
Judge Reinhardt spoke about the impact of presidents on federal courts at all levels. He compared President Clinton’s apparent lack of interest in shaping the courts with the strong ...
11Apr 9, 1996
Federal Court Future
The participants, who all have extensive experience with judiciary administrative issues, addressed a variety of questions about the future of U.S. federal courts including the federal ...
70Feb 8, 1993
Separation of Powers
Several judges spoke in a forum during the 1993 national workshop for Judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals on the Constitutional separation of powers. The judges discussed the court’s role ...
12May 4, 1990
Jews on the Supreme Court
Judge Reinhardt spoke about Jews and the federal judiciary and the absence of Jews on the Supreme Court.
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