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    U.S. Trade Policy

    Panelists talked about the Congressional agenda on trade deals, including the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), and the impact of a trade deal on energy and national security. They also spoke about the influence of China and the Asia-Pacific region in these talks, and responded to questions from the audience.

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    Same-Sex Marriage Cases Preview

    Constitutional attorneys previewed the same-sex marriage cases the Supreme Court was scheduled to address the following week. Those cases involved whether the 14th Amendment requires states to license marriages between two people of the same sex, and whether licensed out-of-state marriages must be recognized. The panelists also summarized the case law leading up to the issue ending up before the Court. Speakers included Paul Smith, who in 2003 successfully argued Lawrence v. Texas. In that case, the Court ruled 6-3 to strike down a Texas' sodomy law, affecting laws in 13 other states.

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