On Wednesday, June 23rd, NJCHS Program Chair Cynthia Jones moderated a conversation between Professors Leah Litman, Melissa Murray and Kate Shaw, hosts of the Strict Scrutiny podcast. What were significant cases from this term and what might we expect from the Court going forward? How might the Biden Commission’s work compare to New Deal efforts at Court-packing, which ended with the “Switch in Time that Saved Nine”? Tune in to find out!
In the following excerpt, Prof. Leah Litman provides a broad overview of some themes of this Supreme Court term. To hear more analysis of the past term and predictions about the future, watch the full program here or listen in on the Strict Scrutiny podcast.