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    Presidential Recess Appointments

    Legal experts discussed the constitutionality of presidential recess appointments. Two panelists argued that the appointments of Richard Cordray to be the Consumer Financial Protection…

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    Remedies for Presidential Misconduct

    The panelists discussed the role of the executive branch and the legislative branch’s role in holding the president accountable. Mr. Gigot explained the problem with having the independent…

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    The Role of the White House Counsel

    Former White House counsels as well as current White Hose counsel Ruff talked about the role of the White House counsel. They discuss the position and its significance, especially during…

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    Trial of Hamlet

    In a mock trial, the title character of Shakespeare’s Hamlet was tried for the murder of the king’s attendant, Polonius. The purpose of the trial was to determine the mental state of the prince at the…

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    Privatizing Deposit Insurance

    A panel discussed Wallison’s new book Back from the Brink, which concerns reform in federal deposit insurance.

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