Search the Archive

Insider's Report (Federal Judges) #598974

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 19, 1994
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio: Jane Pauley) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) The problem of the vacancies in federal judgeships and its impact on the judicial system examined. [Northern district of New York Chief Judge Thomas McAVOY, southern district of New York Judge Robert SWEET, southern district of California Judge Tony BATTAGLIA, southern district of New York Chief Judge Norman BLACK - comment on the shortage of judges.] The charge that President Clinton has not made the judgeship issue a priority noted. [Assistant attorney general Eldie ACHESON, judicial analyst Herman SCHWARTZ, federal bar council George YANKWITT - comment.]

Reporter(s):
Myers, Lisa;
Pauley, Jane
Duration:
00:03:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.