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    • The Burger Court and the Rise of the Judicial Right

    • By: Michael J. Graetz, Linda Greenhouse
    • Narrated by: Mike Chamberlain
    • Length: 15 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Richard Nixon campaigned for the presidency in 1968, he promised to change the Supreme Court. With four appointments to the court, including Warren E. Burger as the chief justice, he did just that. In 1969 the Burger Court succeeded the famously liberal Warren Court, which had significantly expanded civil liberties and was despised by conservatives across the country.

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