U.S. Supreme Court Arguments
At www.oyez.org/ you can hear U.S. Supreme Court arguments, take a virtual tour of the Supreme Court building, or learn more about the Supreme Court justices. To watch three videos about the how the Supreme Court works go to https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6Noye3MKkg Watch the 9-minute Supreme Court Video, Part1. What particularly impressed or surprised you about the total number of Supreme Court justices who have served, their average length of service, and the number of cases they hear per year? Watch the 9-minute Supreme Court Video, Part 2. How did the commentator describe oral argument? Watch the 6-minute Supreme Court Video, Part 3. You may have heard the saying that there is no good writing, only good rewriting. According to the commentator, how many times might one of the justices redraft an opinion? Prepare a response to all subparts listed above. You will need to watch all three videos before preparing your response.