Specter: Televise the High Court

Hearn, Ted
October 2005
Multichannel News;10/3/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 41, p26
Reports on the introduction of a bill that would require the U.S. Supreme Court to allow televised coverage of the hearing for the nomination of Chief Justice John G. Roberts by Judiciary Committee Chairman Arlen Specter. Reaction of congressional scholar Norman Ornstein to the bill; Opposition of Justice Antonin Scalia and David Souter to the use of cameras in the courtroom; Stand of C-SPAN cable television network on the issue.


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