Justice Alito Still Says No To Video Cameras At High Court

Law360, Lancaster, Pennsylvania (April 20, 2017, 6:46 PM EDT) -- U.S. Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito at the Third Circuit’s annual judicial conference Thursday voiced his continuing opposition to video cameras at the nation’s highest court, raising concerns that their introduction would reduce the value of oral arguments.

Asked by Third Circuit Chief Judge D. Brooks Smith, his former colleague on the appeals court, if cameras were on their way, Justice Alito’s response was swift:

“I hope not,” he said. “I think it would change the nature of oral argument — I have no doubt about...
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