Author Archives: Federalist Society, University of Houston Law Center

About Federalist Society, University of Houston Law Center

The UHLC Federalist Society is the University of Houston Law Center’s student chapter of the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policies Studies.

Resolved: The Individual Mandate is Unconstitutional – A Debate

Friday, Apr. 9 @ 11am in BLB 109. The Federalist Society invites you to join us for a Heathcare Debate, followed by Pappas BBQ!! Mr. Todd Gaziano, the Director for the Center of Legal and Judicial Studies at the Heritage … Continue reading

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The Role of Natural Law in American Jurisprudence

Thursday, Mar. 11 @ Noon in BLB 109. J. Budziszewski, professor of Government at UT Austin and nationally renowned expert on natural law, and John Hittinger, professor at the Center for Thomistic Studies at University of St. Thomas and expert … Continue reading

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Trademarks and the First Amendment

Monday, Mar. 1 @ Noon in The Heritage Room. Join the Federalist Society & IPSO for a discussion regarding the 1st Amendment and Trademark law. Featuring: Prof. William Ford of the John Marshall Law School & Paul Van Slyke an … Continue reading

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The Unconstitutional Census

Monday, Feb. 15 @ Noon in BLB 109. The Federalist Society is hosting Professor John Baker (LSU Law) today for a lunchtime discussion.  Professor Baker has entitled his remarks, “The Unconstitutional Census,” and will be presenting a stand-alone speech, after … Continue reading

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Federal Hate Crimes

Wednesday, Feb. 10 @ Noon in BLB 109. Join UHLC Federalist Society as we present Professor James Jacobs from NYU School of Law discuss current issues in Federal Hate Crimes Legislation. As always, Free Food following the event.

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A Moral Defense of Capital Punishment

Wednesday, Feb. 3 @ Noon in BLB 109 The Federalist Society will be hosting Professor Stephanos Bibas today for a lunchtime discussion.  Professor Bibas, a former Supreme Court clerk, will focus him remarks on providing a moral defense of capital … Continue reading

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Piracy and the MPAA

Thursday, Jan. 28 @ 12 Noon in BLB 109. The UHLC Federalist Society is proud to present a discussion between: Mr. John G. Malcolm (Former MPAA Senior VP & Director of Worldwide Piracy Operations) & Prof. Paul Janicke (UHLC) FREE … Continue reading

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The Mojave Desert War Memorial Cross

Tuesday, Jan. 26 @ Noon in BLB 109. The Federalist Society will be hosting a debate featuring Mr. Kelly Shackelford, CEO and Chief Counsel of Liberty Legal Institute tomorrow during the lunch hour.  Mr. Shackelford will be debating UHLC professor … Continue reading

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Is International Law U.S. Law?

Join the UHLC Federalist Society for its last event of the semester! Professor David Moore of BYU Law School and Professor Jordan Paust of the University of Houston Law Center will be debating the topic: Is international law U.S. law? … Continue reading

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More Guns. Less Crime.

Wednesday, Nov. 11 @ 12 Noon in BLB 109. Professor, author, and prominent gun rights expert, Dr. John Lott, will be discussing his views of government control over gun rights. About the speaker: John Richard Lott Jr. is a senior … Continue reading

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