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The judicial branch of government / producer/director/editor, Kevin Rhoades ; writer, Jim McKowen.

Rhoades, Kevin. (Added Author). McKowen, James A. (Added Author). McIntyre, John. (Added Author). Cambridge Educational (Firm) (Added Author).
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Branches of government.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (35 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Monmouth Junction, NJ : Cambridge Educational, [1996]

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Camera, Kyle Boyd, David Brock, Greg Harpold.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host, John McIntyre; interviews, Franklin Cleckley, Elliot Hicks, Jim Lees, Jim McIntyre, Mike Segle, Margaret Workman.
Summary, etc.:
Examines the operation of the Judicial Branch and its role in government. Shows how it interprets our laws and how it makes decisions that impact the daily lives of citizens. Also examines how it contributes to the system of checks and balances which prevents any one branch of the U.S. government from becoming too powerful.
System Details Note:
Subject: United States. Supreme Court.
Justice, Administration of > United States.
Separation of powers > United States.
Digital recordings.
Genre: Educational films.

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