Monday, April 20, 2020

CNN: Live from the Supreme Court: It's oral arguments as they happen for the first time ever

Street Law's Executive Director Lee Arbetman was featured in a CNN article on the Supreme Court's plan to livestream oral arguments for the first time.

Lee told CNN that airing the Trump-US House document dispute live would enhance civic awareness.

"There's a potential for a greater understanding of democracy, on the checks and balances of government," he said. "But does one oral argument an educated citizen make?"

Read the full CNN article to learn more about how Street Law works to enhance civic education.

Image: US Solicitor General Noel Francisco argues in front of the Supreme Court.