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Cameras in the Courtroom

Justice Roberts Saved the Supreme Court -- Here's What He Needs to Do Next

Peter Scheer | Posted 09.10.2012 | Politics
Peter Scheer

What can the Court do to shore up its legitimacy in a world in which the Glenn Becks and Keith Olbermanns are in ascendancy? Answer: It can, finally, open its doors to the public, permitting real-time video transmission, via TV and the internet, of the Court's proceedings.

Why Is the US Supreme Court Afraid of TV Cameras?

Dean Obeidallah | Posted 05.27.2012 | Politics
Dean Obeidallah

The United States Supreme Court -- the highest court in the land -- one of the most powerful institutions in the world -- is afraid of something most of us would relish: being on television.

The Call For Cameras In The Courtroom

Lisa McElroy | Posted 05.26.2012 | Crime
Lisa McElroy

Why were these people sitting in the rain all weekend, and why are many of them still there? Because they were waiting for one of the coveted seats at the arguments challenging the Affordable Care Act on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.

Why Stop at Cameras in the Supreme Court?

Andrew Tucker Avorn | Posted 02.11.2012 | Comedy
Andrew Tucker Avorn

The United State Congress is trying to force The Supreme Court to broadcast oral arguments on television. But why stop at cameras in the courtroom? Here are some other ideas to spruce up Supreme Court arguments.

Elena Kagan Wants Cameras In The Supreme Court Courtroom

Huffington Post | Lindsay Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Elena Kagan says she is ready for her close-up, and hopes the other Justices are, too. At Kagan's Supreme Court confirmation hearing Tuesday, Sen. He...