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||CleanFinding clues of the high court’s future in Gorsuch’s record||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio MILES O’BRIEN: Now, for a closer look at the man who could shape the conservative direction of the U.S. Supreme Court for decades to come. A national TV audience looked on last night as Judge Neil Gorsuch summed up||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat to watch for in Trump’s Supreme Court nomination||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: We return now to the Supreme Court and President Trump’s much-anticipated choice to be announced tonight. For that, we are joined by Elizabeth Wydra, president of the progressive Constitutional Accou||1/31/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSessions known for tough stance on immigration — and failed judgeship||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: And now for our in-depth look at President-elect Trump’s latest picks for his top jobs in his administration. We start with Senator Jeff Sessions, one of the most conservative U.S. lawmakers, and pot||11/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRuth Bader Ginsburg on becoming ‘Notorious’||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio HARI SREENIVASAN: Ruth Bader Ginsburg broke countless barriers for women in the legal profession long before she was tapped by President Bill Clinton for the highest court in the land. Now she has published a collection||10/10/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWhat President Hillary Clinton would do on Day 1||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: This week, we’re taking a close look at how the presidential candidates might actually govern. Last night, the focus was on what Donald Trump’s early days in office could look like. Tonight, we||9/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAbortion rights activists hail Supreme Court ruling against doctor restrictions||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: We return to the historic day at the Supreme Court. Abortion rights advocates claimed a huge victory as the eight-member court came down 5-3 against a restrictive Texas anti-abortion law. For more on end-of-t||6/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe impact of the Supreme Court’s Texas abortion clinic ruling||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: We are now joined by advocates on both sides of the court’s abortion decision. Nancy Northup is president of the Center for Reproductive Rights, which helped bring the challenge against the Texas law to||6/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShields and Brooks on voter disenchantment across the globe||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: The presidential nominees also weighed in on the Brexit result today. During a press conference at his Scottish resort and golf course this morning, Donald Trump praised Britain’s decision to leave t||6/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBusy day at SCOTUS yields support for affirmative action, roadblock for executive orders||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: We return to the big day at the Supreme Court. A split on immigration puts millions in limbo. And justices uphold affirmative action. We dig into both cases now with “NewsHour” regular Marcia C||6/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanExperts weigh in on the validity of Obama’s immigration executive action||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: And now we take a deeper look at that case, the impact of today’s immigration split, on life outside the court. Angela Maria Kelley is with the Center for American Progress. For a time, she advised t||6/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIn Southern schools, segregation and inequality aren’t just history — they’re reality||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: The Justice Department recently hailed a federal court ruling affirming plans to desegregate schools in Cleveland, Mississippi. Desegregation, the court ruled, allows students to learn, play and thrive togeth||6/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDebate over gun ownership reemerges in Congress and the courts||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio GWEN IFILL: In the wake of the deadly Orlando nightclub shooting, the debate over gun violence faced a series of votes on Capitol Hill. Lisa Desjardins reports. LISA DESJARDINS: From courtrooms, to Congress, the often th||6/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPresident ties Supreme Court punt on Obamacare birth control case to Garland stalemate||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio HARI SREENIVASAN: It was a busy day at the Supreme Court. The justices weighed in on a handful of cases, including what was supposed to be one of this term’s blockbusters: a dispute pitting religious freedom agains||5/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanNews Wrap: Supreme Court hears McDonnell corruption appeal||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening. I’m Judy Woodruff. HARI SREENIVASAN: And I’m Hari Sreenivasan. JUDY WOODRUFF: On the “NewsHour”s tonight: Front-runners Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton win big in yes||4/27/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCan police penalize drivers who refuse sobriety tests?||Watch Video | Listen to the Audio HARI SREENIVASAN: But, first, a dispute over some laws in states to curb drunk driving. Over the years, at least a dozen states have made it a crime for suspected drunk drivers to refuse to take alcohol tests. But does a||4/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
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Finally! I can follow Supreme Court cases all year, instead of waiting until the end of the session. More Court recordings!
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