431Oct 23, 2013
Judge Diarmuid O'Scannlain on Judicial Restraint
Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Diarmuid O’Scannlain talked about the Constitution and the rule of law. He focused on the legacy of the Commentaries on the Constitution of the ...
330Nov 2, 2012
The Constitution and the Role of the President
Edwin Meese III spoke about George Washington, the U.S. Constitution and the powers of the presidency. Mr. Meese served as the 75th U.S. attorney general and as counselor to the president ...
442Oct 24, 2012
The Constitution and Its Promise
Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy spoke at the Heritage Foundation’s Center for Legal and Judicial Studies as part of the foundation’s lecture series “Preserve the ...
891Jul 11, 2012
Supreme Court 2011-2012 Term Review
Panelists reviewed Supreme Court decisions in the 2011-2012 term. Among the topics they addressed were cases involving health care, an Arizona immigration law, and the Stolen Valor ...
1,069Jun 29, 2012
Supreme Court Health Care Decision, Plaintiffs Panel
Two of the plaintiffs in the four Supreme Court cases challenging the 2010 health care law talked about the Court’s ruling in favor of the statute. They focused on the legal ...
1,285Feb 13, 2012
Book Discussion on The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Presidents
Presidential historian Steven Hayward presents his rankings of America’s presidents based on their efforts to “preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States.” ...
512Nov 11, 2011
Ronald Reagan's Economic Policies
Former Reagan administration officials discussed the life and legacy of the 40th U.S. president. Among the topics they talked about were President Reagan’s views on the role of the ...
575Oct 11, 2011
Constitution and the Common Defense
Former attorneys general talked about national security. Among the topics they addressed were presidential power, the application and role of international law, rights of detained individuals, ...
2,019Jun 17, 2011
Demonic Book Party
The Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C., held a book party for Ann Coulter’s new book, Demonic: How the Liberal Mob Is Endangering America. She made brief remarks and answered ...
256Oct 20, 2010
Wartime Military Detentions and Trials
Judge A. Raymond Randolph spoke military detentions and trials, focusing primarily on recent Guantanamo Bay detainee’s trials. He argued that detainees did not have the right to habeas ...
172Aug 17, 2009
Juvenile Prison Sentencing
Panelists discussed juvenile offenders serving adult sentences. Topics included the Heritage Foundation report on juvenile violent crime in the United States, the use of life without parole ...
553Mar 19, 2009
Dishonors Award Ceremony
The Media Research Center held its annual gala at the Grand Hyatt Washington to roast media they feel show liberal bias with “DisHonor Awards,” mock “acceptance” speeches, ...
552Oct 15, 2008
Robert Bork Speech on the Judiciary
Judge Robert Bork delivered a speech on judicial restraint titled “A Republic - If You Can Keep It” in the inaugural address of the Joseph Story Distinguished Lecture Series. Judge ...