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Dratt, Jude

Overview
Works: 11 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 80 library holdings
Genres: Constitution  History 
Classifications: KF4550, 342.73
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Most widely held works by Jude Dratt
Immigration reform ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Part 11 in a series of 13 seminars on the meaning and interpretation of some key provisions of the U.S. Constitution, held in Philadelphia in 1983. It includes discussion of the large number of immigrants coming into the United States each year and the inpact they are having on all sections of society. Discusses criteria for admitting foreigners into the United States, legal aliens' rights to Social Services, employer's responsibilities in hiring undocumented persons, and the rights of illegal aliens
Crime and punishments ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What constitutes cruel and unusual punishment? In this program a hypothetical case is expanded to introduce questions about sentencing and the death penalty
Crime and insanity ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
6. Crime and punishments: Examines questions about sentencing, what constitutes cruel and unusual punishment, the purpose of prison, and the debate over the death penalty. U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Arthur Alarcon, Federal Bureau of Prisons Director Norman Carson; government leaders, civil libertarians and journalists discuss the issues
Nomination, election, and succession of the president ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
3. Nomination, election, and succession of the president: Addresses the processes of presidential nominations, elections and succession and their constitutional foundations. Discusses primaries, the electoral college and the power of political parties, the role of the House of Representatives in disputed elections, and the Constitution's provisions for presidential succession and how they can be invoked
Immigration reform ; Affirmative action versus reverse discrimination ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
11. Immigration reform: Examines criteria for admitting foreigners into the United States, employers' responsibilities in hiring undocumented persons, and the rights of legal and illegal immigrants. The issues are debated by U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Arlin Adams; Notre Dame President Rev. Theodore Hesburgh and immigration officials and journalists
Campaign spending, money and media ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
8. National security and freedom of the press: Explores the issue of national security in relation to freedom of the press, utilizing discussion between former CIA Director James Schlesinger and journalists Brit Hume and Dan Rather as they explore the question of whether the Constitution grants the American public a "right to know."
School prayer, gun control, and the right to assemble ( Visual )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
9. School prayer, gun control, and the right to assemble: Supposes a hypothetical small town beset by First and Second Amendment controversies and examines the courts' role in determining policy on the sensitive issues of prayer in the schools, gun control, or, the right to bear arms, and the right to assemble. The issues are debated by Griffin Bell, former secretary of education Shirley Hufstedler, and civil liberties counsel Jeanne Baker
Criminal justice and a defendant's right to a fair trial ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This seminar was made up of judges, lawyers, prosecutors, law enforcement officials, majors and journalists who engaged in a dialogue exploring the trade-offs of a society trying to control crime yet preserve individual freedoms
Media in society ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Constitution, that delicate balance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Representatives of law, government, journalism, academia and other professions grapple with the tough choices required to put the Constitution into practice, and the difficulty of balancing the conflicting demands the Constitution honors. Each program starts with a hypothetical case, presented by the moderator, in which rights clash with responsibilities and the needs of the individual clash with those of society
The Constitution, that delicate balance ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
To examine government regulation of the electoral process, the program looks at recent attempts to reform campaign financing and the increasing importance of the media in national elections
 
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English (12)