Conversations with History: Institute of International Studies, UC Berkeley

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Judges and the Rule of Law

This interview is part of the Institute's "Conversations with History" series, and uses Internet technology to share with the public Berkeley's distinction as a global forum for ideas.

Conversations with History host Harry Kreisler welcomes Judge J. Clifford Wallace of the Ninth Circuit for a discussion of the role of judges in democracies. Topics covered include: how judges decide, judicial activism and restraint, reforming judicial institutions, and the American judiciary as a model for other countries.

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