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Paul Collins is co-author in The Conversation on Supreme Court Justices's interruptions

Paul M. Collins, political science and director of legal studies, is co-author of an essay in The Conversation on how during confirmation hearings for Supreme Court justices, interruptions by senators and the nominees have increased since the 1980s. Collins and his co-author Lori A. Ringhand of the University of Georgia, say overall the rate of interruptions is increasing and they echo and amplify racial, gender and partisan divides. (The Conversation, 10/4/18)

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