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Dratt, Jude

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Immigration reform by Gilberto Gomez( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 33 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 & punishment by Pierre Chenal( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 9 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 )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hypothetical political assassination is the vehicle for exploring the insanity defense and the controversy surrounding psychiatric testimony in the courtroom
Nomination, election, and succession of the President ; Criminal justice and a defendant's right to a fair trial( 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
School prayer, gun control, and the right to assemble ; Right to live, right to die( 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
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
Crime and insanity ; Crime and punishments( Visual )

in English and held by 3 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
Campaign spending ; National security and freedom of the press( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

7. Campaign spending: Should government regulate the electoral process? Do limits on campaign spending infringe on First Amendment rights? The episode reviews recent attempts to reform campaign financing and the increasing importance of the media as areas where regulation might be appropriate. Political consultant David Garth; Washington Post columnist David Broder, Bill Moyers and other debate the issues
The Constitution, that delicate balance( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Constitutional issues come to life in this Emmy Award-winning series. Key political, legal, and media professionals engage in spontaneous and heated debates on controversial issues such as campaign spending, the right to die, school prayer, and immigration reform This series will deepen understanding of the life and power of this enduring document and its impact on history and current affairs, while bringing biases and misconceptions to light"--Container
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 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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