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    Sugar Policy, Health Care, and the Law

    Dr. Robert Lustig, a pediatric endocrinologist at the University of California, San Francisco, spoke to students at the University of California Hastings Law School, where he studied food…

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    Conversation with Justice Ginsburg

    Professor Joan Williams spoke with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg about legal issues and the courts. Topics included abortion, gender equality, equal protection, the role of justices in…

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    Defense Attorney Robert Bennett Interview

    Attorney Robert Bennett talked about his experiences as President Clinton’s personal defense attorney in the legal fight against Paula Jones, defending former Secretary of Defense Caspar Weinberger, and his role…

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    Lawless World: America and the Making and Breaking of Global Rules

    Philippe Sands talked about his book Lawless World: America and the Making and Breaking of Global Rules from FDR’s Atlantic Charter to George W. Bush’s Illegal War, published by Viking. In…

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    The Office of Attorney General

    Several former attorneys general participated in an unstructured discussion on their experiences as attorney general in a forum before an audience at the Hastings College of Law. Among the…

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    Attorneys General Forum

    Three former attorneys general talked about the judicial nominations process and the response of the legal profession to the war on terrorism. After their presentations they answered…

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    Attorneys General Forum

    As part of the ninth annual U.S. Attorneys General Forum, former attorneys general debated a series of subjects, including the Bush administration ending the practice of consultation with…

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    Tribute to Justice Harry Blackmun

    Judge Wood and Judge Moore talked about Justice Blackmun’s career, honoring his professionalism and fairness. After their remarks they answered questions from the audience.

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    Attorneys General Forum

    Former U.S. attorneys general talked about affirmative action, independent counsels, and FBI investigations. They related their experiences in office and expressed their opinions on the…

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    Politics, the Law and Ethics

    Mr. Bennett talked about politics, the law and ethics and the politicalization of the legal and ethical processes. He criticized both Democrats and Republicans for using the…

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    Attorneys General Forum

    Several former attorneys general discussed various past, present and future legal and political issues. They examined the judicial selection process, political criticism of judges, U.S.…

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    Attorneys General Forum

    Participants discussed a variety of legal issues, including legal services for the poor and the rights of law enforcement. This was the fourth annual Attorneys General forum. There is some…

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    Reforming the Justice System

    Mr. Stein talked about the legal profession’s perspective on Republican efforts to reform the legal system, including reducing the number of lawsuits and speeding up the legal process.…

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    Crime Legislation

    Professor Miller moderated this discussion about the recently passed crime legislation. Various issues were examined, including state versus federal status in relation to controlling crime…

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    Immigration Law

    Four former attorneys general talked about the changes in immigration policy, especially the recent emigrations from Cuba and Haiti and proposition 187 in California which would prohibit…

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    Career of Justice Clarence Thomas

    Former Judge Higgenbotham, a retired chief justice of the 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals, spoke about Justice Clarence Thomas and his tenure on the Court. In his speech, he is critical of…

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    Evolution of Attorney General Role

    Six former attorneys general took part in discussion about the role and evolution of the office of attorney general. They spoke about the appointment process, their relationship with the…

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    Justice Speech

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