50May 21, 1996
The ABA and Federal Judge Selection
The committee heard testimony on the role of the American Bar Association in the selection of federal judges from attorneys, legal scholars and ABA officials. The ABA rates and provides ...
34May 15, 1996
Federal Judge Selection Process
Participants briefed reporters on a recently completed study of the federal judge selection process. They focused on the fairness and speed of the process among other issues. The Miller ...
34Sep 17, 1990
Role of the Attorney General
The speakers evaluated the office of the Attorney General, including the roles of independent counsel, and defended its reputation as, in the words of Mr. Christopher, “the nation’s ...
91Sep 25, 1987
Bork Nomination Day 9, Part 4
A panel of professors testified in favor of the nomination. Professor McDonald compared Judge Bork to the “great justices of the past” and found Bork to be of high qualification and ...