138Jun 5, 1993
Significant Supreme Court Cases
Panelists discussed significant Supreme Court decisions and their impact on subsequent cases and policy. These cases include Griswold, Bowers v. Hartwick, and Roe v. ...
16Sep 23, 1992
Supreme Court Term Preview
The National Legal Center for the Public Interest held a forum to preview the 1992-93 docket of the Supreme Court. The briefing was scheduled for the media in an effort to provide professional ...
247Aug 25, 1992
Book Discussion on Energy in the Executive
Mr. Eastland discussed the main ideas of his book, Energy in the Executive: The Case for the Strong Presidency, published by The Free Press, which addressed the powers and ethics of the ...
18Jul 1, 1992
Major Decisions of the Recent Supreme Court
Attorneys and legal scholars discussed the recently completed term of the Supreme Court and examined many of the major decisions made by the Court during the term. The speakers also noted how ...
43Jun 5, 1992
Legal scholars discussed how U.S. Supreme Court justices have interpreted the Constitution in major Supreme Court decisions, including the application of the Bill of Rights to the states following ...
40Dec 3, 1991
Lessons from the Confirmation Process
A panel of journalists and legal experts discussed the confirmation process for appointees to the Supreme Court in a forum sponsored by the Harvard Club of Washington, DC. Earlier in the year, ...
8Oct 3, 1991
Civil Rights and the Law
Mr. Eastland talked about the rise of affirmative action and the use of quotas in employment practices. He also talked about the relevant laws and court decisions made during the Reagan ...
318Jun 17, 1991
A Critical View of Sunday Morning Talk Shows
Mr. Perrin and Mr. Eastland, both media critics, discussed the influence of Sunday morning public affairs programs on American political thinking. They focused on the role of Sunday ...
95Apr 19, 1990
Blacks, Women & Jews & the Constitution
A panel discusses Robert Goldwin’s new book, Why Blacks, Women, and Jews Are Not Mentioned in the Constitution, and Other Unorthodox Views.
43Jun 30, 1989
Supreme Court Review
Cases discussed The reasons behind the Court’s delay in handing down a decision in Webster v. Reproductive Health Services are discussed along with predictions as to what the decision ...