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  • emThe Presidents and the Constitutionem
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    The Presidents and the Constitution

    Constitutional scholars examine how each president has related to the Constitution and how their respective tenures have affected the document. Panelists included Ken Gormley, editor of The…

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  • Presidents and the Constitution
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    Presidents and the Constitution

    Walter Dellinger moderated a panel of legal scholars who talked about the issue of presidential obligation to follow the law. Among the topics of discussion were the role of the Justice…

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  • Moot Court on the Rationing of Health Care
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    Moot Court on the Rationing of Health Care

    A moot court hearing was held testing the constitutionality of rationing health care in a hypothetical case of a non-citizen being denied a life-saving vaccine. The case of Obasanjo v. Morrison postulated a…

    672 views
  • emWar by Other Meansem
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    War by Other Means

    John Yoo talked about his book, War by Other Means: An Insider’s Account of the War on Terror, published by Atlantic Monthly Press. Mr. Yoo argued that the traditional balance of powers must…

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  • National Security and the Courts
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    National Security and the Courts

    Judge Starr’s speech was titled, “The President, the Supreme Court, and the War on Terror.” He talked about preserving the balance between protecting the homeland while still preserving the…

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  • Campaign Finance Legal Team Announcement
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    Campaign Finance Legal Team Announcement

    Senator McConnell introduced the legal team that would challenge the constitutionality of recent campaign finance reform legislation. The legislation was being challenged on charges that it…

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  • Wine Shipping Debate
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    Wine Shipping Debate

    The panelists talked about and debated state laws regulating the shipment and importation of alcoholic beverages. The specific issue addressed was the internet sale and subsequent…

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  • Campaign Finance and the Constitution
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    Campaign Finance and the Constitution

    Legal experts talked about new campaign finance laws, free speech, and the legal implications of restrictions on campaign financing. Among the topics they addressed were legal challenges to…

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  • Federalism and the Constitutional Republic
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    Federalism and the Constitutional Republic

    Mr. Starr spoke about the concept of federalism. He reviewed the decisions of the 1996-1997 Supreme Court term which was recently concluded. He talked about how several of the cases decided…

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  • Administration of Justice in the 20th Century
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    Administration of Justice in the 20th Century

    On the occasion of Regent University’s law school accreditation, Mr. Starr, who served on the U.S. Court of Appeals, spoke about the process of judging, especially in constitutional cases,…

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  • Limits on Free Speech
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    Limits on Free Speech

    The panelists discussed the role of free speech in America, focusing on the point at which one person’s right to freedom of speech conflicts with another’s right to be free of harassment…

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  • Philosophy and History of First Amendment
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    Philosophy and History of First Amendment

    The Federal Communications Bar Association, a group of attorneys specializing in communications law, sponsored a forum investigating the role and applications of the First Amendment…

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  • Supreme Court Term Review
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    Supreme Court Term Review

    The panelists gave an overview of the first half of the Supreme Court term, including the key cases that were heard. They described the continuing, substantial increase in criminal cases, with an increase of…

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  • Courts Role in Separation of Powers Disputes
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    Courts' Role in Separation of Powers Disputes

    Solicitor General Starr moderated the panel discussion. Starr gave a brief review of the judicial role in separation of powers disputes. Professor Carter focused on disputes between the courts and…

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  • Life and Career of Kenneth Starr
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    Life and Career of Kenneth Starr

    The chief litigator for the United States before the Supreme Court discusses his role as solicitor general and his career. Starr joined the District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals in…

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  • Role of the Justice Department
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    Role of the Justice Department

    Solicitor General Starr reviews the formation of the federal judicial system. He explains the significance of the judicial branch of government. He also explains the role of the solicitor…

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  • Roundup of the Supreme Courts 1988 Term
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    Roundup of the Supreme Court's 1988 Term

    A panel discusses “Criminal Law Issues” and “Implications for the Political Process of the 1988 Term.”

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  • Separation of Powers in the Constitution
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    Separation of Powers in the Constitution

    It was generally agreed by all of the panelists in this roundtable discussion that the separation of powers is important to democracy. Justice Antonin Scalia argued that this system…

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  • Constitutional Law Conference
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    Constitutional Law Conference

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