663Apr 20, 2010
The Supreme Court Appointment Process
Barbara Perry spoke about the Supreme Court appointment process as part of the 2010 Leon Silverman Lecture Series. She was introduced by Chief Justice John Roberts.
995Mar 19, 2005
First Ladies' Influence
The authors talked about their books on the topic of the first ladies' influence in the White House. After their presentations they answered audience members' questions. The panel was ...
26Mar 22, 2003
Free Speech During War
What does the past predict for the right of speech during the war on terror? A discussion in the City Council Chambers with Henry Abraham c-authored by Freedom and the Court: Civil Rights ...
101May 17, 2001
Justice Profile: Stephen Breyer
Guests talked about the life and career of Justice Breyer. During the course of the program several highlights of Justice Breyer’s speeches and interviews were shown.
21Mar 25, 2000
Writing About the Supreme Court
The panel talked about books they have recently written about the U.S. Supreme Court. Specifically they talked about presidential selection of Supreme Court justices. After their remarks ...
24Jan 20, 2000
The Press and the Federal Judiciary
Panelists discussed the media coverage of the federal judiciary
and how it contributes to public perception. They also focused on the importance of more knowledgeable reporting to better ...
27Oct 7, 1999
Book Discussion on The Priestly Tribe: The Supreme Court's Image
Ms. Perry talked about her book, The Priestly Tribe: The Supreme Court’s Image in the American Mind, published by Praeger. She focused on the image and symbolism of the ...