Joan Biskupic: The Life and Turbulent Times of Chief Justice John Roberts

April 18, 2019

Joan Biskupic, legal analyst for CNN and the author of highly-praised books on Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O'Connor, Antonin Scalia, and Sonia Sotomayor, unveils her new biography of John Roberts, the chief justice of the United States. Taking us inside the momentous legal decisions of his tenure, Biskupic explores what she calls Roberts' divergent priorities: to follow his conservative conscience and to protect the Court's institutional legitimacy. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates.

 

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