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Podcast: What just happened at the Supreme Court?

June 29, 2017 by NCC Staff

 

What happened in the very busy final weeks of the 2016-2017 Supreme Court term?

The Court announced big decisions on religious liberty, racial gerrymandering, free speech, and more. And the Justices accepted a number of blockbuster cases for next year, among them challenges to President Trump’s travel and refugee ban.

Brianne Gorod is Chief Counsel of the Constitutional Accountability Center in Washington, DC. She has worked in private practice at O’Melveny & Myers, and is a former law clerk to Justice Stephen Breyer.

Ilya Shapiro is senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute and editor-in-chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review. He is also a member of the Constitution Center’s Coalition of Freedom Advisory Board.


Show Notes

Today’s show was engineered by Jason Gregory and produced by Nicandro Iannacci. Research was provided by Lana Ulrich and Tom Donnelly. The host of We the People is Jeffrey Rosen.

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