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 ...
354Feb 21, 2012
Presidential Recess Appointments
Legal experts discussed the constitutionality of presidential recess appointments. Two panelists argued that the appointments of Richard Cordray to be the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ...
720Oct 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.
32,400Feb 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 ...
801Nov 18, 2010
Presidents and the Constitution
Walter Dellinger moderated a panel of legal scholars who talked about the issue of presidential obligation to follow the law. Among the topics of discussion were the role of the Justice ...
895Jul 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 ...
134Oct 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.
234Nov 3, 2008
Covering the U.S. Supreme Court
Former Supreme Court reporter Linda Greenhouse talked about her career with retired Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Connor. Walter Dellinger made introductory remarks, and Ronald Collins ...
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)
230Jul 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 ...
976Jul 17, 2008
Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules
Attorney General Ashcroft and others testified about the Department of Justice’s work and formulation of legal policies for the interrogation and detention of enemy combatants held at ...
384Jun 13, 2008
Rule of Law and the Executive Branch
A panel discussion was held on law and justice policies in the next Administration. Panel members focused on how an Obama
or McCain Administration should differ from the Bush ...
3,947Mar 18, 2008
District of Columbia v. Heller Oral Arguments
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case of District of Columbia v. Heller, in which a 1976 law was challenged that had the effect of banning handguns in the District of ...
530Mar 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 ...
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