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    Government Transparency

    Panelists talked about government information gathering and transparency. Topics included National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, and…

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    Chemical Facility Security Panel

    Panelists talked about the Homeland Security Department’s Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) program created in 2007 to establish safety regulations for U.S. companies…

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    Privacy and National Security Panel

    Panelists talked about the tensions between civil liberties and national security. They focused on the Fourth Amendment and the Third Party Doctrine. The Third Party Doctrine, a…

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    Technology and Anti-Terrorism

    Panelists discussed legal liabilities protections for providers of anti-terrorism technology. br/ “Support Anti-Terrorism by Fostering Effective Technology (SAFETY) Act” was a…

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    U.S. Immigration Policy

    Government and private sector officials talked about legal issues facing the nation’s immigration system. They also assessed the Safety Act, which provides important legal…

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    Transportation Security

    Experts on transportation and cargo supply chain talked about security screening. br/ br/ “Transportation and Cargo Supply Chain Security Screening” was a breakout session of…

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    Magna Carta 800th Anniversary

    Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts talked about the Magna Carta on its 800th anniversary. He spoke about why there was a need for the Magna Carta, how it helped to shape a young…

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    Homeland Defense and Civil Authority Panel

    Panelists talked about the coordination of state, local, and federal resources during domestic crises. They examined the legal and policy issues associated with the military and civil…

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    Immigration Law and Executive Power

    Panelists talked about executive branch powers regarding immigration law. They discussed the politics of immigration, the concept of prosecutorial discretion, and possible Obama…

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    Eric Greenwald on Security Threats

    White House cybersecurity adviser Eric Greenwald talked about efforts to educate the public and businesses on ways to better secure their computer systems and share information. He…

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    Cybersecurity Challenges

    Panelists talked about cyber threats facing the federal government as well as two executive orders related to cyber security. They focused on ways to improve the government and the…

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    Homeland Security Law Enforcement Agenda

    Officials from Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Customs and Border Protection (CBP) provided operational status updates on their agencies, and talked about improvements and…

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    Changes and Challenges in Homeland Security

    Suzanne Spaulding talked about the changes and challenges in ensuring national safety, focusing on cybersecurity and critical infrastructure. br/ “A Look at the The Continuing Changes…

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    Current and Emerging Threats

    Frank Cilluffo, director of George Washington University’s Homeland Security Policy Institute, talked about the status of current and emerging homeland security threats around the…

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    50th Anniversary of New York Times v. Sullivan

    Co-authors Lee Levine and Stephen Wermiel talked about their book, The Progeny: Justice William J. Brennan’s Fight to Preserve the Legacy of New York Times v. Sullivan, in which they…

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    Betty Ellerin Interview

    Justice Betty Weinberg Ellerin, who served in the appellate division in New York for 20 years, talked about how the role of the court had changed since the 1960s. Betty Ellerin was the…

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    Pauline Schneider Interview

    Pauline Schneider, the first female African American president of the District of Columbia Bar and the first female partner at the law firm Orrick, Herrington and Sutcliffe, talked about…

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    Shirley Adelson Siegel Interview

    Former New York Solicitor General Shirley Siegel talked about her life and work, as well as the struggles she faced in the legal profession being both female and Jewish. As the only…

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    Shirley Mount Hufstedler Interview

    Shirley Hufstedler, former Secretary of Education under Jimmy Carter, talked about her life in the legal profession. Mrs. Hufstedler spoke about what it was like being one of the…

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