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Bork Nomination Day 9, Part 5
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Senate Committee, Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Joseph "Joe" R. Biden Jr.
U.S. Senator - [D] Delaware
U.S. Senator - [R] Utah
Gordon J. Humphrey
U.S. Senator - [R] New Hampshire
Patrick J. Leahy
U.S. Senator - [D] Vermont
Alan K. Simpson
U.S. Senator - [R] Wyoming
James "Strom" Strom Thurmond
U.S. Senator - [R] South Carolina
C-Span TV Channel
, Friday, September 25th, 1987 -
The panel of law professors expressed opposition to the nomination. Professor Fiss called Bork's judicial philosophy "majoritarianism" because of its de-emphasis of individual liberties. Professor Grey addressed five "Bork myths" arising from the confirmation hearings. He concluded that Bork's academic writing could not be separated from his probable actions as a Supreme Court justice, that Bork...
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