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Thread: Should There be TV Coverage of Open Supreme Court Sessions?

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    Re: Should There be TV Coverage of Open Supreme Court Sessions?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wake View Post
    Definitely. The more the public knows the inner workings of the Supreme Court, the better.
    That's deliberation, and that will never be televised.
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    Re: Should There be TV Coverage of Open Supreme Court Sessions?

    Quote Originally Posted by Harshaw View Post
    That's deliberation, and that will never be televised.
    I could accept not being able to televise the actual behind the scenes deliberations. That would be reasonable and acceptable to me. But the formal hearing in the Supreme Court chamber itself should be televised before the public.
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    Re: Should There be TV Coverage of Open Supreme Court Sessions?

    Quote Originally Posted by Harshaw View Post
    That's deliberation, and that will never be televised.
    I would like it if we could view the deliberations as well.

    I don't see why not.

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    Re: Should There be TV Coverage of Open Supreme Court Sessions?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wake View Post
    I would like it if we could view the deliberations as well.

    I don't see why not.
    I'm a pretty firm believe in government transparency but some things are not meant for public viewing.
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    Re: Should There be TV Coverage of Open Supreme Court Sessions?

    Quote Originally Posted by Wake View Post
    I would like it if we could view the deliberations as well.

    I don't see why not.
    What about jury deliberations?

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