Constitutional Role of Judges


AIR DATE: Wednesday, October 5, 2011
OVERVIEW:
Justices Breyer and Scalia testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the role of judges in the American republic and democratic systems within the US. Question topics included the politicization of the judicial confirmation process, cameras in the courtroom, the role of juries, and the 14th Amendment.
KEYWORDS: Courts & Judicial Process, Constitution, Separation of powers