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The latest news and analysis about key cases and critical arguments before the Supreme Court. (Updated periodically) PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

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The latest news and analysis about key cases and critical arguments before the Supreme Court. (Updated periodically) PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    Justice Stephen Breyer remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'She was a rock'

    Justice Stephen Breyer remembers Ruth Bader Ginsburg: 'She was a rock'

    Supreme Court Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Stephen Breyer were friends and longtime allies in their approach to the law. In a conversation with Judy Woodruff, Breyer remembers his friend's brilliance, attention to detail and dedication to her work. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    • 8 min
    Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be immortalized with statue in Brooklyn, NYC

    Ruth Bader Ginsburg to be immortalized with statue in Brooklyn, NYC

    Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's legacy began in Flatbush, Brooklyn in New York where she was born and raised. On Saturday, New York Gov. Cuomo announced that a statue honoring her contribution will be built in the NYC borough. NewsHour Weekend Correspondent Ivette Feliciano joins Hari Sreenivasan from outside Ginsburg's childhood home. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    • 1 min
    Clyburn says more important to have Black woman on Supreme Court than as VP

    Clyburn says more important to have Black woman on Supreme Court than as VP

    House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn, D-S.C., chairs the Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, which heard testimony Friday from top U.S. health officials about the status of the pandemic. Clyburn joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the hearing, plus his views on providing additional economic relief to struggling Americans and the importance of having a Black woman as Joe Biden's running mate. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    • 10 min
    David Brooks and Jonathan Capehart on Trump's school pressure, Biden's economic plan

    David Brooks and Jonathan Capehart on Trump's school pressure, Biden's economic plan

    New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest political news, including how the surging coronavirus is affecting President Trump's public support, the significance of the Supreme Court's recent rulings and presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden's economic policy recommendations. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    • 13 min
    News Wrap: Golden State Killer will serve life in prison

    News Wrap: Golden State Killer will serve life in prison

    In our news wrap Monday, the man known as the Golden State Killer pled guilty to 13 counts of first-degree murder. Former police officer Joseph DeAngelo will be spared the death penalty but will serve life in prison without parole. Also, in Afghanistan, an attack at a busy market in Helmand province killed at least 23 people. The Taliban and the Afghan military blamed each other for the violence. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    • 4 min
    News Wrap: Supreme Court upholds Trump administration's use of quick deportations

    News Wrap: Supreme Court upholds Trump administration's use of quick deportations

    In our news wrap Thursday, the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the Trump administration's use of quick deportations for legal asylum seekers who fail initial screenings. The 7-2 decision reversed a lower court's ruling that asylum seekers must first have access to federal courts. Also, President Trump's niece, Mary Trump, won a round in her legal fight to publish a tell-all book about the family. PBS NewsHour is supported by - https://www.pbs.org/newshour/about/funders

    • 5 min

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