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United States Supreme Court: Nomination and Confirmation Process - Podcast

Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group

May 7, 2010

Thomas C. Goldstein, William K. Kelley, David Stras, Sarah L. Wilson, Rachel Brand

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  United States Supreme Court: Nomination and Confirmation Process - MP3
Running Time: 01:08:33

Justice Stevens has announced his resignation from the U.S. Supreme Court, and much of the discussion in Washington and throughout the country is focused on his possible replacement.  Our panel of experts will discuss what to expect during the upcoming nomination and confirmation process.  Each panelists brings a unique perspective and special insight into the story that is about to unfold.


  • Mr. Thomas C. Goldstein, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, and founder of SCOTUSBlog
  • Prof. William K. Kelley, University of Notre Dame Law School, and former Deputy White House Counsel
  • Prof. David Stras, University of Minnesota Law School
  • Hon. Sarah L. Wilson, Covington & Burling LLP, and former Associate White House Counsel
  • Moderator: Hon. Rachel Brand, WilmerHale, and former Assistant Attorney General, Office of Legal Policy, U.S. Department of Justice

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