212Apr 19, 2002
Justice White Funeral
Portions of the funeral service for retired Justice Byron White from St. John’s Episcopal Cathedral in Denver, Colorado were shown. Justice White died Monday, April 15, 2002 in ...
37May 27, 1998
Restructuring the Ninth Circuit Appeals Court
The Commission on Structural Alternatives for the Federal Courts of Appeals heard testimony about the future of the Ninth Circuit, which includes Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, ...
20Oct 31, 1996
Fordham University Stein Prize
Judge Tjoflat received the 21st Stein award from the Fordham School of Law for his work promoting the advancement of justice. After remarks by retired Justice White, Judge Tjoflat spoke about ...
37Sep 10, 1996
Civil Liberties in Wartime
Chief Justice Rehnquist spoke about the constriction of civil liberties during wartime, specifically the U.S. Civil War, such as the writ of habeas corpus, which prevents people from being detained ...
51May 10, 1996
Supreme Court Procedures
Former Justice White talked about what types of cases the Court handles, including statutory and constitutional law cases, and how the Court decides to which cases to hear. He also examined how ...
57Apr 1, 1996
Inner Workings of the Supreme Court
Former Justice White talked about the U.S. Supreme Court and what goes into the Court’s decision to accept a case for review. Following his prepared remarks, he took questions from the ...
35Nov 16, 1995
Former Justice White spoke at the dedication of John Giffen Weinmann Hall, Tulane University Law School’s new building. He spoke about the importance of education in U.S. society and the ...
86Nov 18, 1994
Robert F. Kennedy Reunion Dinner
Former attorneys and staff members who served in the Justice Department while Robert F. Kennedy was attorney general honored his memory at a dinner. They reminisced about Robert Kennedy and ...
78Aug 5, 1993
Supreme Court Justices Perspective
Justice O’Connor and former Justice White participated in a panel discussion with other judges on their duties and philosophies as justices on the Supreme Court. Issues raised in the ...
54Mar 19, 1993
Justice White Retirement Profile
The vignette included the text of Associate Justice Byron White’s retirement statement. A profile of Justice White and his positions on major Supreme Court cases during his tenure were ...
3,757Jan 20, 1993
President Clinton 1993 Inaugural Ceremony
President Clinton addressed the nation following his swearing-in during the presidential inauguration ceremony. In his remarks, the president called for Americans to assume greater ...
297Oct 14, 1992
Walter L. Nixon v. United States Oral Arguments
Oral arguments in the Nixon v. United States case were played on audio, with sketches of the participants shown on the video. Walter Nixon, a federal judge, challenged the procedures the ...
33Jul 23, 1992
Review of Supreme Court 1992 Term
Justice White spoke about changes in the Supreme Court since his appointment in 1962 by President Kennedy. He noted the increase in petitions for certiorari, the changes in the ...
1,446Apr 22, 1992
Planned Parenthood v. Casey Oral Argument
Attorneys made oral arguments in the case of Planned Parenthood of Southeast Pennsylvania v. Casey. Robert P. Casey was the governor of Pennsylvania. Ernest Preate argued the cause for ...
147Dec 7, 1991
Supreme Court Justices Photo Opportunity
The nine justices were shown briefly, preparing for their annual photo session. Once a year photographers are allowed into a room in the U.S. Supreme Court to take a group photo of the current ...
180Oct 18, 1991
Justice Thomas Swearing-In Ceremony
In a ceremony at the White House, Judge Thomas was sworn in as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. President and Mrs. Bush, Mrs. Thomas and some 300 ...
21Jul 18, 1991
Supreme Court Term Review
Supreme Court Justice Byron White spoke to the 10th Circuit Judicial Conference on the significant cases in the 1991 term of the Supreme Court. Justice White discussed the resignation of ...
116Feb 10, 1990
The constitutionality of kidnapping suspected drug traffickers from foreign countries and the application of a federally instituted death penalty on convicted drug traffickers were the two issues ...
38Aug 4, 1989
Review of 1989 Supreme Court Term
Justice White comments on some of the most significant cases of the 1988-89 Supreme Court term, including: Mistretta v. United States, Webster v. Reproductive Health Services, ...
133Aug 4, 1989
Supreme Court Justices: Byron White
Justice White reflected on joining the U.S. Supreme Court in 1962. He also
commented on the impact that new justices have had on the Court. The
body of his remarks concerned judicial ...
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