Talking About Politics: How to Read a Supreme Court Case

March 18th, 2024

As controversies surrounding the U.S. SPanoramic image of US Supreme Court building exteriorupreme Court’s legitimacy and power grow, it is more important than ever to understand the decisions made by its Justices. Legal Studies Professor Liz Bornstein will share some techniques that will help you break down a Supreme Court opinion into digestible parts and better understand why and how these decisions are made.

This discussion was held Friday March 1, 2023 as the Supreme Court was taking up issues concerning banning Donald Trump from the November ballot in November, presidential immunity from prosecution, gun rights, the rule-making power of federal agencies, social media, and others. 

View a recording of the talk here

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