TITLE

BILL WOULD FORCE HIGH COURT TV COVERAGE

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, William
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;1/30/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 23, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the proposed bill authored by U.S. Senator Arlen Specter that would impel the Supreme Court to allow television coverage of its proceedings. Specter believed that the human rights of Americans would be significantly uplifted by televising the oral arguments of the court so that the public will know the issues presented. Other senators who co-sponsored the bill include Senator Charles Grassley and Senator Richard Durbin.
ACCESSION #
23877940

 

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