Guest Host: Steve Roberts

A panel talks about the case argued before the Supreme Court on Wednesday, Troxel v. Granville, which asks whether a Washington state law that allows grandparents and others to sue for court-ordered visitation rights is in violation of parents’ constitutional rights.

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  • Michael Adams American Civil Liberties Union
  • Gerard Wallace Grandparent Caregiver Law Center at the Brookdale Center on Aging at Hunter College/CUNY
  • Joan Biskupic Supreme Court reporter, "USA Today;" author, "Sandra Day O'Connor: How the First Woman on the Supreme Court Became Its Most Influential Justice;" now working on a biography about Justice Antonin Scalia.

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