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Video: The Supreme Court in 2016 and all its complexity

July 8, 2016 by NCC Staff

 

Regardless the outcome of the 2016 election, a Trump or Clinton victory will transform the future of the Constitution, from affirmative action to campaign finance to voting rights and more.

aspensupremecourtThis panel discussion from the Aspen Ideas Festival looks at the history of how the Supreme Court has been transformed by pivotal elections in the past, examine the politics and prospects of the Garland nomination; and explores the Roberts Court—its most recent decisions and what they say about how the Court is functioning now and how it will change after the election.

The National Constitution Center’s Jeffrey Rosen moderates the session from July 1, 2016, with guests Larry Lessig, Nancy Gertner, Neal Katyal, Geoffrey Stone and Nina Totenberg.

You can watch the entire video below or at the following link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zACsmWKj22Q

 

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