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Re: [dvd-discuss] Eldred Transcript Online

Note that, to the extent Aaron has inserted names of individual Justices, 
he is relying on his memory,  The official and thoroughly annoying practice 
of the Court is to not identify the specific Justice who is speaking.  The 
unmodified official transcript simply says "QUESTION: ...."

At 07:32 PM 10/17/2002 -0400, Seth Johnson wrote:

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>-------- Original Message --------
>Date: Thu, 17 Oct 2002 18:47:42 -0400 (EDT)
>From: mskala@ansuz.sooke.bc.ca
>To: discuss@digital-copyright.ca
>The transcript from the Eldred oral argument of a couple
>weeks ago is now online.  My own impression of it is that
>our side did better than it sounded from the earlier reports
>I'd read, including Lessig's own; the Court seemed to be a
>lot harder on the Government's argument, and the
>Government's representative seemed less able to put forward
>a compelling presentation, than on our side.  However, it's
>still much too early to declare victory, and as has been
>noted elsewhere, the oral argument isn't exactly the most
>important determining factor in a Supreme Court case
>anyway.  They'll be deciding it based on the written stuff.
>Anyway, here's the link; see what you think.
> > http://www.aaronsw.com/2002/eldredTranscript
>Matthew Skala
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