Monthly Archives: October 2009

Gay Marriage and Equal Protection: Solving the Controversy Untangling Public and Private Conceptions of Marriage

Tuesday, October 27 @ 12 Noon in BLB 109 Stephen Cox (Wilmer Hale; UHLC alumnus) and David Schwan (King & Spalding) will be discussing the topic of same-sex marriage. Despite the title of this event, the discussion likely will be … Continue reading

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How can the Constitution require race discrimination one day and prohibit it the next?

Thursday, October 15 @ 12 Noon in BLB 109 Prof. Lino Graglia (UT Law) and Pro. Peter Linzer (UHLC) will debate whether the Constitution can require race discrimination one day and prohibit it the next, following the Supreme Court’s ruling … Continue reading

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An Educated Observer’s Guide to the Sotomayor Confirmation Hearings

Thursday, October 1 @ 12 Noon in BLB 109 Aaron Streett (Baker Botts) and Jeffrey Oldham (Bracewell & Guiliani), former clerks for the late Chief Justice William Rehnquist, will provide an insider’s perspective on the recent confirmation hearings for Supreme … Continue reading

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