Professor, a Former Marshall Clerk, on Alito

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Law Professor Cass Sunstein discusses the nomination of federal judge Samuel Alito to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor.

Sunstein is the Karl N. Llewellyn Distinguished Service Professor of Jurisprudence in the Law School at the University of Chicago.

Early in his career, Sunstein clerked for Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall. He has been a visiting professor of law at Columbia and Harvard universities.



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