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The United States Government: The Supreme Court: Video Links to the U.S. Supreme Court
Overview of the Supreme Court, its function, history, print and online resources.
A History of the Supreme Court of the US. This video covers the history of the Supreme Court from the its earliest ruling until the end of the 20th century. The court has changed over time and this video tells that story.
Supreme Court of the United States Procedures: Crash Course Government and Politics #20
Published on Jun 12, 2015
This week Craig Benzine talks about what happens when a case makes it to the Supreme Court of the United States (or the SCOTUS). We're going to focus on court procedure today. We talk about how to petition to get your case heard, how written arguments, or briefs, are made, what actually happens on the courtroom floor, and of course the variety of ways the SCOTUS issues opinions on cases.
The Supreme Court bench has nine seats, but now with a vacant seat, there's room for a tie. So what happens when the court's vote ends in a tie?
The role of Supreme Court Justices under the Constitution
Uploaded on Oct 6, 2011
Justice Breyer and Justice Scalia appeared before the Judiciary Committee on October 5 to discuss the role of Supreme Court Justices under the Constitution. This is an exchange they had with Senator Lee.