69May 6, 1992
Access to Abortion Clinic Entrances
The subcommittee heard testimony on H.R. 1703, legislation that would set up a civil cause of action for patients and employees of clinics that conduct abortions against persons who blockade their ...
59Mar 20, 1991
The committee heard testimony on police brutality and the Bush Administration’s actions to eliminate the excessive use of force by police authorities. The hearings were held in part ...
56Mar 4, 1992
Freedom of Choice Act
42Aug 1, 1991
The committee heard testimony on the results of the 1982 federal court decision requiring the giant telephone corporation AT&T to divest its local operating companies and maintain itself only as a ...
42Jul 10, 1991
Omnibus Crime Control Legislation
The subcommittee heard testimony in another of a series of hearings on the 1991 Crime bill. Specifically, the subcommittee investigated methods of improving community-authority relations by ...
41Jun 30, 1992
Freedom of Choice Act
The committee heard testimony during the markup of H.R. 25, the Freedom of Choice Act. H.R. 25 would codify the Supreme Court’s 1973 decision in Roe v. Wade, the decision that ...
38May 5, 1992
The subcommittee heard testimony on the issue of police misconduct. Following the riots that broke out during the previous week after four white police officers in Los Angeles were acquitted of ...
36Nov 20, 1991
The subcommittee heard testimony on U.S. immigration policies concerning refugees from Haiti and Cuba. Earlier in the week, the U.S. Coast Guard began returning Haitian refugees to Haiti after ...
22Aug 6, 1992
Domestic Violence and the Judiciary
The subcommittee heard testimony on trials involving domestic violence cases, specifically battered wives who are charged with killing or assaulting their husbands. The subcommittee is ...
18Jun 22, 1992
Kidnapping Suspects Abroad
The subcommittee examined the implications of a recent Supreme Court decision that upheld a 1989 opinion of the Justice Department that affirmed the right of the FBI and DEA to kidnap suspects from ...
18Feb 19, 1992
U.S. Telecommunications Industry
The witnesses discussed the future of the telecommunications industry, and spoke about their ideas for regulation and reform.
18Jun 23, 1992
Independent Counsel on U.S. Aid for Iraq
The committee heard testimony from current and former members of the Bush administration in the second of a series of hearings investigating U.S. economic aid to Iraq prior to Iraq’s invasion ...
16Apr 24, 1991
Civil Rights Division Authorization
The subcommittee heard testimony from Mr. Dunne on the budget request and performance of the Civil Rights division of the Department of Justice during the Bush administration. A watchdog ...
8May 7, 1992
Civil Rights Division Reauthorization
The subcommittee heard testimony on legislation that would reauthorize funding for the Justice Department Civil Rights Division. Witnesses included the assistant attorney general for civil ...