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Amar: Read U.S. Constitution To Understand World

“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 »

Constitutional Scholar Akhil Reed Amar to Deliver Upcoming Miller Lecture

Author and Professor Akhil Reed Amar will deliver the 55th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at noon Tuesday, March 10, in the Georgia State University Student Center State Ballroom.

Amar, Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University, wrote several books including: “America’s Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live… more »

54th Miller Lecture: Saks Explores Stigma of Mental Illness

“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 »

Legal Scholar and Author Elyn Saks to Deliver Miller Lecture

Internationally known author and legal scholar Elyn R. Saks will deliver Georgia State University College of Law’s 54th Henry J. Miller Distinguished Lecture at noon Tuesday, Oct. 14, in the Student Center.

Saks, the Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences at the University of Southern… more »

Justice Stevens: Data Collection ‘Price We Pay’

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 »

Dorf Weighs Mandates, Prohibitions

Posted On March 9, 2013
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“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 Dorf to Deliver Miller Lecture

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 »

Kozinski to Deliver 51st Miller Lecture

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.

A champion of… more »