Posts tagged "Constitutional law"

Watch Con Law expert Applegate identify two w/ a 90% shot of joining the Supreme Ct.; Public Affairs w/Berkowitz, Cable/Web

David Applegate: Yes, [The Supreme Court seat]  is a very political calculation… the U. S. Senate will decide through the Advice and Consent power … who will be confirmed…      Public Affairs, featuring Supreme Court and public policy expert [And partner at Williams, Montgomery & John] David Applegate, airs tonight at 8:30 pm on either Comcast... Read more »

Understanding how judges decide cases: Berkowitz w/Judge Posner on Legal Realism, Legal Formalism and stealth liberal Justices, Cable/Web

Jeff Berkowitz: And, so, wandering into politics… would it be your view that the Republicans are now doing the sensible thing in not holding hearings on Judge Garland? Judge Posner: Yes, because you mentioned Souter, Stevens and Blackmun, so they are good examples of what is called a stealth liberal because… The Public Affairs show,... Read more »

Better than Senators Warren and Sanders: Berkowitz w/Judge Posner on legal realism and Constitutional Law, Cable/web

7th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Richard Posner: … old documents [such as the U. S. Constitution] are not going to tell you how to deal with new problems.   The Public Affairs show, featuring Judge Posner in Part 1  of a two part series, airs tonight throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm and... Read more »
Advertisement:

Can our "Old" U. S. Constitution guide us in solving current legal problems? Watch Berkowitz w/Judge Posner: Cable/Web

7th Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Richard Posner: … old documents [such as the U. S. Constitution] are not going to tell you how to deal with new problems.   The Public Affairs show, featuring Judge Posner in Part 1  of a two part series, airs tonight throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm and... Read more »

Better than Monday Night Football: Berkowitz w/ Stephanopoulos on the U. S. Supreme Court, Cable and Web

Prof. Stephanopoulos: …In terms of … writing ability, social networking… Justice Kagan is the most promising member of the liberal bloc on the Supreme Court… Public Affairs, featuring University of Chicago Law School Professor Nicholas Stephanopoulos [cousin of George], is airing this week throughout the City of Chicago, in 34 Chicago North and Northwest Metro... Read more »