Breyer Reluctant About Cameras In High Court

Law360, New York (April 15, 2010, 7:21 PM EDT) -- At a congressional budget hearing Thursday, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer expressed his reluctance to allow TV cameras into the high court, saying footage of oral arguments might muddy the public's understanding of the court's cases.

Justices Clarence Thomas and Breyer testified before the House Committee on Appropriations subcommittee on financial services and the general government to make the high court's $77.8 million budget request for fiscal year 2011.

Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., strayed from discussing the budget to ask the justices what they thought...
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