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This edition: Was Justice Scalia a Conservative, a Liberal or Both?

Episode Details

Original tape date: October 24, 2017.

First aired: November 6, 2017.

Justice Antonin Scalia, who died in February 2016, was a rock-ribbed conservative by ideology, who used originalism and textualism approaches to craft his decisions. Judicial historian David Dorsen tells Jim Zirin that on certain issues Scalia could be unexpectedly liberal.

Guest List

David Dorsen Author, “The Unexpected Scalia”