ACS Board of Advisors member Walter Dellinger explained in an op-ed for The Washington Post why a lawsuit brought by the U.S. House of Representatives challenging a provision of the Affordable Care Act should fail.
ACS coalition partner the Southern Poverty Law Center announced last weekend that its co-founder, Julian Bond, died at the age of 75. Also a co-founder of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and an early leader of the NAACP, Bond became a civil rights icon, particularly for his role as a voting rights activist.
Dawn Clark Netsch, a member of the Chicago Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors who passed away in 2013, bequeathed $5 million for scholarships and loan repayment assistance to Northwestern University School of Law. Netsch became the first female full-time faculty member of the law school in 1965.