Is the Supreme Court Really a Court?

Date:

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Speaker(s):

Eric Segall, Georgia State University College of Law; Richard H. Fallon, Jr., Harvard Law School

Location:

Boston Bar Association
16 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108
United States

Fee:

TBA

Time:

noon-1 pm

CLE Credits:

TBA

Topics:

 

At this lunch, the Senior Lawyers Section and the Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Section will present two distinguished constitutional scholars. Professor Eric Segallof Georgia State University College of Law, who has recently published Supreme Myths: Why the Supreme Court is Not a Court and its Justices are Not Judges, will explain the title of his book and defend its accuracy. Richard H. Fallon, Ralph S. Tyler, Jr. professor of Constitutional Law at Harvard Law School, will comment. Professor Fallon, author of The Dynamic Constitution, served as a law clerk to Justice Lewis F. Powell and has written extensively about constitutional law and federal courts.

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