A mildly humorous but certainly informative video on the process by which a legal case gets to the Supreme Court (from the indispensable Institute for Justice). This might be particularly useful as a starter for homeschoolers looking to talk about the U.S. legal system.
In other IJ news, Lifetime Television is making a movie about the infamous Kelo case which the institute litigated. It will star Brooke Shields and be based on the book Little Pink House by Jeff Benedict. Never thought I’d say this about something showing on the “source for women’s entertainment” – but I’m looking forward to seeing this picture. For those who can’t wait, you can watch this video on the case: