United States Supreme Court Justices Sandra Day O'Connor and Stephen Breyer talk about the Constitution with high school students and discuss why we have and need a constitution, what federalism is, how implicit and explicit rights are defined and how separation of powers ensures that no one branch of government obtains too much power. Prepared for Constitution Day 2005.
(Out at work: America undercover) Includes two of the stories found in the original version of Out at work as well as the story of a stock trader who was maltreated and sexually harassed by his employer because of his sexual orientation.
After avenging his family's brutal murder by Union Forces in the Civil War, Missouri farmer Josey Wales is on the lam, pursued by a pack of killers. He travels westward alone, but a ragtag group of outcasts is drawn to him, and Wales can't leave his motley surrogate family unprotected.
A documentary featuring the inspiring story of seven 9/11 families and how they struggled to put back together the shattered American Dream - a firefighter's father whose son was one of 343 killed, the widow of Flight 93's co-pilot; an undocumented worker's family; a widow of a bond trader; a widow of an insurance agent who rejected the Fund and filed litigation; a same-sex partner; and the family of the first respiratory casualty from the toxic dust at Ground Zero.
"In 1998, on a September night in Houston, police stormed into John Lawrence's home and arrested him and Tyron Garner for violating Texas' 'homosexual conduct' law. 'Overruled!' highlights their story and the courtroom drama behind Lawrence v. Texas, the case that led the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down all remaining state sodomy laws and launched a new era in the LGBT rights movement."--"Publisher's description.