266Feb 26, 2013
Supreme Court 2012-2013 Term Overview
Former Solicitor General Theodore Olson and Former Acting Solicitor General Walter Dellinger gave an overview of the cases before the Supreme Court during the 2012-13 term. Cases discussed ...
722Oct 5, 2011
Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in Hosanna-Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and School v. EEOC. The case focused on on whether a teacher at a religious elementary school who teaches ...
474Sep 15, 2011
2011-2012 Supreme Court Term Preview
Constitutional scholars and attorneys previewed the upcoming Supreme Court term. Among the topics they addressed were cases involving Federal Communications Commission decency rules, the ...
352Mar 8, 2011
Supreme Court Perspectives
Former U.S. solicitor generals and legal scholars Theodore Olson and Walter Dellinger talked about the current Supreme Court term.
32,403Feb 2, 2011
Constitutionality of Health Care Law
Witnesses testified about the constitutionality of the 2010 health care law. The hearing took place two days after U.S. District Court judge Roger Vinson ruled the law was ...
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 ...
149Oct 2, 2009
Supreme Court in 2020
Legal scholars spoke about the future of the Supreme Court and potential issues for the court in 2020. Among teh topics they addressed were business and economic law, federalism, and social issues ...
86Jun 30, 2009
2008 Supreme Court Term Review
Panelists talked about the major cases heard and decided during the 2008-2009 Supreme Court term. They also responded to questions from audience members. Topics included the nomination of ...
322Nov 21, 2008
Federalism and the Supreme Court
A panel discussion was held about how the philosophy of federalism has been expressed by the U.S. Supreme Court under Chief Justice Roberts. Judge Sentelle moderated.
74Sep 26, 2008
2008 Election and the Supreme Court
The panel talked about the impact of the presidency on the Supreme Court. They focused on the results of the 2008 Presidential Election and the role that the winner would play in changing the ...
173Jul 30, 2008
Judicial Opinion Writing
America and the Courts (Satuday, Aug. 2nd)
232Jul 30, 2008
Writing Judicial Opinions
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito was joined in conversation about standards of excellence in legal reasoning and how the law’s coherence is principally advanced or impeded in opinion ...
533Mar 18, 2008
District of Columbia v. Heller Reactions
Representatives of the District of Columbia and Mr. Heller and his attorneys spoke to reporters separately. They answered reporters' questions about details of the two sides of the Second ...
87Sep 14, 2007
Executive Power in Combating Terrorism
A panel of Supreme Court experts talked about the Boumediene v. Bush case scheduled for oral argument before the U.S. Supreme Court on December 5, 2007, to decide if the Military Commissions ...
61Jun 30, 2007
Supreme Court Term Analysis
As part of the judicial conference, the panelists discussed highlights of the 2006-2007 U.S. Supreme Court term, including the effects of the retirement of Justice O’Connor, the death of Chief ...
88Jun 28, 2007
Supreme Court 2006-2007 Term Review
A panel discussion was held on the U.S. Supreme Court term that ended that day. Experts from both a progressive and conservative perspective examined the Court’s most noteworthy 2006-2007 ...
226Feb 22, 2007
Congressional Oversight and Executive Privilege
Panel members discussed the balance between congressional oversight and executive privilege when Congress demands information, executive branch documents, or the testimony of executive branch ...
54Feb 1, 2007
Congressional War Powers
The guests debated Congress' constitutional powers to limit or end the war in Iraq as proposed in several resolutions that may be debated next week in the Senate. Mr. Dellinger testified ...
98Feb 23, 2006
Legacy of the Rehnquist Court
At a conference on “The Legacy of the Rehnquist Court,” a panel of solicitors general discussed the impact of the Rehnquest Court, the structural Constitution under the Rehnquist Court, ...
123Oct 27, 2005
Solicitors General and the Rehnquist Court
Justice Ginsburg talked about the Rehnquist Court and her personal experiences with the Chief Justice. She introduced a panel of former solicitors general who talk about the Rehnquist Court ...
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