Thomas Merrill Appears on NPR's "Odyssey"
WBEZ-FM 91.5 Chicago
Host: Gretchen Helfrich
Guests : Dennis Hutchinson, University of Chicago Law School
Tom Merrill, Columbia University School of Law
Overview: Participants discuss decisions handed down by the US Supreme Court in its most recently completed term, with a focus on the retirement of Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. Featured topics include the Court's recent rulings on eminent domain and medical marijuana, as well as upcoming cases involving the right to die, parental notification laws for abortion, and the Solomon Act regarding miliary recruiters on campus . The makeup of the Supreme Court is analyzed in terms of the Justices' liberal and conservative viewpoints and the variance in their individual jurisprudence. 00:54:00
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