Friday, March 9, 2007

Justice Breyer in the Class Room. Click to watch video

Recent Quotes of Justice Breyer

How Do you decide, out of 80,000 cases, Which one to hear?

"Is this a question that needs to be answered for the benefit of the entire country." Approximate Quote of Justice Breyer

This is the single reason the supreme court uses to decide whether or not a case should be heard." What does the constitution permit or require."

Our job is to create uniformity where there is a need" Job One."

How do we Decide the 80 cases each year," It's not about rehearing the lower courts to correct mistakes" It is AN unanswered question." Approximate quotes.

Also of interest was a remark about the process of state courts.

"Sometimes the state courts hear federal cases and sometimes the federal courts hear state cases, Thats to confuse you," Justice Breyer Says half jokingly.

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Careers in Justice on Court TV show with Justice Breyer During March 2007.


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