“If each generation doesn’t reconnect to the [U.S.] Constitution, we all fail,” said Yale University’s Akhil Reed Amar during the Georgia State University College of Law’s 55th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture on March 10.
Amar, Yale’s Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science, urged the 320 attendees to read the U.S. Constitution to better… more »
“I was scared of dying, but even more scared of what I saw looking back at me in the mirror,” said internationally known author and legal scholar Elyn R. Saks during Georgia State University College of Law’s 54th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture on Oct. 14.
Saks shared her experiences of overcoming chronic schizophrenia more… more »
Retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens weighed in on the government’s storing of telephone metadata, calling it the price society pays, during the 53rd Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at Georgia State University College of Law on April 16.
Justice Stevens, who retired in 2010, says the government’s practice of collecting, storing and… more »
“The challengers were making a libertarian argument against mandates, but to appeal to the more conservative justices, they could not invoke the right to bodily integrity under Roe v. Wade,” said Michael C. Dorf, the Robert S. Stevens Professor of Law at Cornell University Law School, during the 52nd Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture Series on… more »
Michael C. Dorf, distinguished professor of law at Cornell University Law School and U.S. constitutional scholar, will deliver the 52nd Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at noon Thursday, March 7, in the Georgia State University Student Center State Ballroom.
Dorf’s presentation, “Commerce, Death Panels and Broccoli: Or Why the Activity/Inactivity Distinction in the Health Care… more »
ATLANTA − While intellectual property used to be a legal niche, Alex Kozinski, chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, says with the rise of new technology it has become the bread and butter of many law firms.
Kozinski, one of the foremost jurists and legal thinkers in the country,… more »
On Thursday, Nov. 1, Alex Kozinski, chief judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, will deliver the 51st Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture on “Effective Oral Advocacy” at Georgia State University College of Law. The lecture, at noon in the Student Center ballroom, is open to the public.
ATLANTA – In case after case over the last year, influential scholar Erwin Chemerinsky told an audience of more than 400 people at Georgia State University on February 9, the U.S. Supreme Court is closing the courthouse doors to those who want to sue corporations or the government, criminal defendants who want to… more »