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Professor Sheldon Goldman interviewed on PBS's Online NewsHour about the Supreme Court confirmation process

The Online NewsHour recently spoke with an expert on the judicial system, the Political Science Departmen'ts own Sheldon Goldman, about the details of the confirmation process, notable confirmation hearings of the past and the role of the federal appeals court system. Sheldon Goldman has taught Political Science at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst since 1965 and has written numerous books and articles on the American judicial system, including "Picking Federal Judges."

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