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2009-2010 Events (Updated Regularly, All Events Will have FREE LUNCH!)

Speaker Date, Time Location Topic Co-Sponsoring Organization Format
Justin Pearson and Anthony Sanders, Institute for Justice Tuesday, September 27th Supreme Court Docket N/A Discussion, and will be recording for the Institute for Justice Podcast
Jeffrey Ventrella, Alliance Defending Freedom Constitutional Law: When It's Neither
Jonas Monast WV v EPA

Past Events

Speaker Date, Time Location Topic Co-Sponsoring Organization Format
Clark Neily -
Institute for Justice
Wednesday,11/5/08; Noon-1:00 Room 4085 School Choice and Religious Discrimination N/A Speech
Walter Olson - The Manhattan Institute Wednesday, 11/12/08; Noon-1:00 Room 4082 Dentists, Bartenders and Lawyer Unpopularity N/A Speech
Manuel Miranda - Former Counsel to Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist Thursday, 1/22/09; Noon-1:00 Room 5042 The Obama Presidency and the Fight for the Courts TBA Speech
Ward Connerly - American Civil Rights Institute Tuesday, 2/3/09; Noon-1:00 Room 4085 Legacy: Creating Equality and Affirmative Action Young America's Foundation Speech
Hal Stratton - Former Chairman of the US Consumer Product Safety Commission Wednesday, 2/11/09; Noon-1:00 Room 3049 How To Run a Regulatory Agency As A Free Marketer N/A Speech
Professor John McGinnis - Northwestern School of Law Thursday, 2/19/09; Noon-1:00 Room 4085 Originalism - Four defenses of originalist constitutional interpretation
Featuring Special Guest - Professor Michael Gerhardt
N/A Discussion
Federalist Society Elections and Viewing Party of John Stossel's 2008 Politically Incorrect Guide to Politics Thursday 2/26/09; Noon-1:00 Room 4082 Vote for 2009-10 Board, Eat great food and enjoy John Stossel's Awesome Special Report N/A Party!
Roger Pilon - Vice President of Legal Affairs of the Cato Institute Monday 3/2/09; Noon-1:00 Room 4085 Are Property Rights Opposed to Environmental Protection Featuring Special Guest - UNC Professor Donald Hornstein N/A Debate
Randy Barnett - Georgetown School of Law and author of Contracts and Constitutional law textbooks Monday 3/30/09; Noon-1:00 Room 4085 Was Lochner Right? Natural Rights and the Fourteenth Amendment N/A Speech
Terry Eastland- Publisher of The Weekly Standard Wednesday, 4/8/09; Noon-1:00 Room 4082 Race and Religion in the Age of Obama Featuring Special Guest - UNC Professor Bill Marshall! N/A Speech w/ Commentary

Notable Past Guest Speakers:

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