1,513May 1, 2011
The Living Constitution Panel
A panel discussion was held about the U.S. Constitution and changes in its wording, interpretation, and implementation over the years. Topics included changes in the courts and the implications ...
596Apr 1, 2011
Supreme Court Mistakes: Korematsu v. United States
Dean Chemerinsky delivered his argument for including Korematsu v. United States in the “Hall of Shame” as one of the worst United States Supreme Court decisions. The 1944 ...
1,063Mar 13, 2011
Book Discussion on The Conservative Assault on the Constitution
Erwin Chemerinsky talked about his book The Conservative Assault on the Constitution (Simon & Schuster, 2010). He was interviewed on stage by Sam Kleiner and also responded to questions from ...
734Feb 8, 2011
Politics, Supreme Court, and the Constitution
Legal scholars spoke about the current make up and operations of the U.S. Supreme Court, as well as its future direction. They also talked about the growing influence of conservative legal ...
443May 5, 2010
Supreme Court 2009-2010 Term Review
Solicitor General Elena Kagan moderated a review of the 2009-2010 term of the U.S. Supreme Court. Among the topics addressed were the role of Justice Kennedy in forming majorities, Justice ...
133Oct 2, 2009
Supreme Court in 2020
Legal scholars spoke about the future of the Supreme Court and potential issues for the court in 2020. Among teh topics they addressed were business and economic law, federalism, and social issues ...
194Sep 26, 2008
FCC v. Fox Television Moot Court
The Bill of Rights Institute and William and Mary Law School hosted a moot court on the FCC v. Fox Television indecency case. The case rests on the FCC’s ban against the use of ...