SCOTUS

Politics
2:02 pm
Wed March 27, 2013

In D.C., Supreme Court arguments are focal point

Protesters gather at the Supreme Court, site of today's high-profile hearings on same-sex marriage
Credit WAMC news intern Eric Krupke

The Supreme Court heard arguments this morning in a high-profile case on the future of same-sex marriage. WAMC news intern Eric Krupke was in the court and sent this report.

Hundreds gathered on the steps of the Supreme Court today to show their support for Edie Windsor, the plaintiff in a case challenging the federal government's Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA.

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The Roundtable
9:00 am
Wed March 27, 2013

3/27/13 - Panel

  Today's panelists are WAMC’s Alan Chartock, WAMC's News Director, Ian Pickus, and Stephen Gottlieb, the Jay and Ruth Caplan Distinguished Professor at Albany Law School. Joe Donahue moderates.

Topics include:
The Supreme Court on Gay Marriage
The shaping of the Supreme Court
Nate Silver on Americans’ views on Gay Marriage
North Dakota’s strict Abortion law
Supreme Court accepts second case on race-based college admissions

Congressional Corner
10:50 am
Mon January 28, 2013

Congressional Corner with Brad Hays - Part 4

  The Supreme Court will rule on some major cases this year. In today’s Congressional Corner, Union College political science professor Brad Hays tells WAMC’s Alan Chartock that affirmative action and same-sex marriage are on the docket.

Vox Pop
3:00 pm
Tue June 26, 2012

Vox Pop : Open Forum – The U.S. Supreme Court with Brad Hays : 6/26/12

Just a day after the Supreme Court of the United States decided on two cases and a day before what is expected to be their ruling on President Barack Obama’s landmark health care reform bill, today we’re looking at the Supreme Court’s caseload and we want your take on these recently released and upcoming decisions.

Joining us on this edition of Vox Pop with expert analysis is Union College Assistant Professor of political science (and WAMC “professor in residence”) Brad Hays. WAMC’s Alan Chartock hosts.

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