460Mar 11, 2013
European Union Debt Crisis
Former Czech Republic President Vaclav Klaus and Uri Dadush talked about economic questions facing the European Union. Former President Klaus outlined steps taken by the European Union to ...
667Sep 18, 2012
Supreme Court 2012-2013 Term Preview
Panelists previewed the 2012-13 Supreme Court term. Potential cases included a University of Texas affirmative action case and 4th Amendment unreasonable search cases. There are also cases ...
689Sep 18, 2012
Supreme Court Term Review, Health Care Law
Legal analysts and experts reviewed the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Affordable Care Act, the health care law. They analyzed the various aspects of the cases involved in the decision: ...
318Sep 18, 2012
Supreme Court Term Review, Property Rights
Legal scholars talked about property rights decisions during the 2011-12 Supreme Court term, focusing on Sackett v. EPA. In the case the Sackett family planned to build a house on land they ...
173May 14, 2010
2010 Public Policy Perspectives, Part 2
Cato Institute fellows talked about a variety of issues including health care reform, constitutional law, international trade, and U.S. foreign relations.
2,438Mar 1, 2010
Second Amendment Rights and States
Participants talked about gun control laws and a Supreme Court case scheduled to be argued the following day.
In 2008, the U.S. Supreme Court, in District of Columbia v. Heller, struck ...
48Sep 17, 2008
International Law and Combating Terrorism
The panel talked about the 2007 Supreme Court term, focusing on the state of Guantanamo Bay detainees and the ability of the federal government to regulate energy markets. They talked about the ...
747Jun 30, 2008
The Joe Madison Show
A live simulcast of the Joe Madison’s “The Black Eagle” show was shown. Topics included the Supreme Court ruling that overturned the D.C. gun ban, sex trafficking, and ...
42Sep 17, 2007
Supreme Court 2007 Term Preview
Looking forward to the October 2007 U.S. Supreme Court term, each panelist surveyed the cases already on the Court’s docket and those expected to be granted review. Issues included child ...
122Nov 17, 2006
Executive Power in Wartime
Judge Pryor moderated a panel discussion on the federalist approach to executive power in wartime. The panelists addressed questions such as whether President Bush has acted legally in regard ...
84Mar 17, 2006
Presidential War Powers
Panelists spoke about presidential powers during times of war and the Bush administration’s use of executive power in efforts to combat global terrorism and pursue military actions in ...
468Feb 15, 2006
Book Discussion on How Progressives Rewrote the Constitution
Richard Epstein talked about his book How Progressives Rewrote the Constitution, published by Cato Institute. He argued that the U.S. Constitution was essentially rewritten, without ...
23Nov 21, 2005
Supreme Court Nomination
Conservatives participated in a panel discussion on the nomination of Judge Samuel Alito to the U.S. Supreme Court. They offered conservative perspectives on the nomination and debated the role ...
35Aug 27, 2005
Judge Roberts and the Constitution
Professor Seidman and Mr. Pilon talked about the interpretation of the Constitution and privacy rights. They discussed U.S. Supreme Court nominee John Roberts' past views on these ...
40Jan 26, 2005
Internet Pharmacies and Drug Importation
Dr. Carmona testified about the availability of prescription drugs, distribution over the Internet, foreign sources of drugs, and safety concerns with various drug distribution systems. A ...
166Mar 18, 2003
Book Discussion on Wild Bill: The Legend and Life of William O. Douglas
Mr. Murphy discussed his book Wild Bill: The Legend and Life of William O. Douglas, America’s Most Controversial Supreme Court Justice, published by Random House. Justice ...