Nixon and the Court




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Published on Dec 31, 2013

November 17, 2011: A discussion on the development and execution of President Nixon's policy on the Judicial Branch, and the impact and legacy of Nixon's Supreme Court appointments. Particular attention was devoted to the transistion form the Warren Court to the Burger Court.

Location: National Archives

G. Rober Blakey, Former Majority Counsel of the Senate Judiciary;
Patrick Buchanan, Speechwriter and Snior Adviser to President Nixon;
Wallace Johnson, Associate Deputy Attorney General and Special Assistant for legislative affairs under President Nixon;
Earl Silbert, U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia under President Nixon;
Fred Fielding (moderator), Deputy White House Counsel to President Nixon, Reagan and George W. Bush.

Organized by Nixon White House Associate Director Geoffrey C. Shepard, the forums are co-sponsored by the National Archives and the Richard Nixon Foundation.
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For more information, please visit the Nixon Library at www.nixonlibrary.gov or contact us at 714-983-9120 or nixon@nara.gov

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