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SCOTUS Ruling On Special Education | Right 2 Dream Too | Japanese Internment & Resistance

OPB | Broadcast: March 27, 2017

We learn what a recent SCOTUS ruling means for students with disabilities, what's next for a Portland homeless camp, and how Oregonians fought against discrimination during WWII.

Ginsberg Remarks | Community Policing In Portland | Deschutes River Dam

OPB | Broadcast: July 14, 2016

A Supreme Court expert explains Justice Ginsberg's controversial comments. Then we turn to community policing in Portland, and learn about the significance of a first-of-its kind mixing tower on the Deschutes river.

Looking Ahead To Possible SCOTUS Nominees

OPB | Broadcast: July 27, 2015

We take a look at the short lists of possible Supreme Court nominees on both sides of the aisle.

U.S. Supreme Court Upholds The ACA Again

OPB | Broadcast: June 25, 2015

We'll get analysis of the King vs. Burwell ruling released Thursday.

Architect Of Affordable Care Act Challenge Speaks In Portland

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 24, 2015

TUESDAY: The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments next week on a case that challenges the tax credits at the heart of the ACA. We'll talk to one of the lead thinkers behind that legal strategy.

The Role Of Plaintiffs In Supreme Court Cases

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 21, 2015

WEDNESDAY: As we look ahead to the Supreme Court case on same-sex marriage, we'll ask: how important is it to have sympathetic plaintiffs at the Supreme Court level?

U.S. Supreme Court Rules On Obama Appointments, Abortion Protests And More

OPB | Broadcast: June 26, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll get analysis of some big Supreme Court rulings this week with our go-to court watcher, Lisa McElroy.

Supreme Court Rulings On Immigration And Drinking Water

OPB | Broadcast: June 11, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll dig into recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings with our legal expert Lisa McElroy.

News Roundtable: May 2, 2014

OPB | Broadcast: May 2, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

U.S. Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments In Oregon Case

OPB | Broadcast: March 27, 2014

THURSDAY: Justices heard oral arguments Wednesday in a case that grew out of a 2004 protest in Southern Oregon.

U.S. Supreme Court Takes Up Oregon Case

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 4, 2013

WEDNESDAY: A 2004 protest in Jacksonville, Oregon is at the center of a Supreme Court case involving qualified immunity for Secret Service agents.

U.S. Supreme Court Fall Term Preview

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 7, 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court returns from its summer break and will begin hearing cases later this month.

What Will the Election Mean for SCOTUS?

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 8, 2012

With President Obama winning another four years in office, what changes can we expect at the Supreme Court?