Assignment 4 - 2 What seems to be his view regarding the...

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Assignment 4: The proper role of the Senate in giving consent to judicial nominations Listen to the statements made by Senator Lindsey Graham explaining his vote on the Kagan nomination (see Course Documents) and answer the following questions: 1. Given his statement, what does Graham think the role of the Senate ought to be in evaluating judicial nominees?
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Unformatted text preview: 2. What seems to be his view regarding the proper effect of elections on the composition of the US Supreme Court (and, probably, the rest of the federal courts as well)? 3. Does this mean we can change the meaning of the constitution with our votes? 4. Do you agree or disagree with Graham’s likely answers to 1 and 2, above?...
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  • Spring '10
  • GHAZAL
  • Supreme Court of the United States, Hamdan v. Rumsfeld, United States Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Senator Lindsey Graham
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