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Law, Politics, and the Media Informational Meeting

Law, Politics, and the Media . . . and pizza!

The American judicial system today operates in a complex environment of legal principle, political pressure and media coverage. LAW 839/PSC 700/NEW 500: Law, Politics and the Media introduces students to the court system and its environment as a single, integrated subject...Read More »

Sotomayor and the Politics of Justice

“Breaking In: The Rise of Sonia Sotomayor and the Politics of Justice”
Joan Biskupic, Legal Affairs Editor, Reuters

Date: Wednesday, 9/24
Time: 12:00pm-­‐12:50pm
Place: Gray Ceremonial Courtroom – Room 020, Dineen Hall, Syracuse University College of Law

It was little surprise in 2009 that President Barack Obama nominated a Hispanic judge to...Read More »

Conversation from the Bench

A panel discussion with four Circuit Court Judges about the state of judicial independence and judicial legitimacy in the current age of political polarization and partisan gridlock.

Participants:Elements of Law course page.

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Constitutionalism and the Foundations of the Security State

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
11:45AM – 12:50PM
Jeffrey Gonda
IJPM Faculty Fellow
Assistant Professor History, Maxwell School

Time: 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Date: Monday, February 24, 2014
Location: Heritage Alumni Lounge, College of Law

Lunch will be served.
Please RSVP to...Read More »

Panel on the Press and the U.S. Supreme Court

American Association of Law Schools Annual Meeting
Friday, January 3, 2014, 1:30p.m-3:15 p.m.
Hilton New York Midtown

Fifty years ago, when the U.S. Supreme Court decided the landmark case of New York Times v. Sullivan, it signaled what many now see as a high-water mark in the protection of and appreciation...Read More »

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