Thursday, December 3, 2009
Coverage of Yesterday’s Senate Judiciary Committee Hearing on Iqbal
As blogged earlier here, the Senate Judiciary Committee held a hearing yesterday entitled, "Has the Supreme Court Limited Americans' Access to Courts?" The archived webcast is available here.
The witnesses (including links to their testimony) were:
President and Director-Counsel
NAACP Legal Defense Fund
Gregory G. Garre
Latham & Watkins, LLP
Stephen B. Burbank
David Berger Professor for the Administration of Justice
University of Pennsylvania Law School
Written statements of the Senators can be found here.
For coverage, see Blog of the Legal Times, Constitutional Law Prof Blog (Prof. Steven Schwinn), and PrawfsBlawg (Prof. Howard Wasserman).