Professor Thalia Gonzalez will discuss the findings of her recent 50-state survey of statutory and common law schemes that implement restorative justice in the United States. Her study is the first of its kind.
Join us for a discussion with Dan Tokaji, Associate Dean for Faculty, Charles W. Ebersold, and Florence Whitcomb Ebersold, Professor of Constitutional Law, Ohio State University as they will be in conversation with Professor Greg Magarian, Thomas and Karole Green Professor of Law, Washington University.
Event will be co-sponsored with the Washington University Weidenbaum Center on the Economy, Government, and Public Policy; the Office of the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement & Institutional Diversity; and the American Constitution Society.
Pizza will be provided!
Join the W&M Institute of Bill of Rights Law and ACS for a conversation with CNN Legal Analyst Joan Biskupic. Ms. Biskupic will discuss the Roberts Court, drawing on her research completed to produce her new book, The Chief: The Life and Turbulent Times of Chief Justice John Roberts. A book signing will follow the lecture.
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Professor Kent Greenfield is the ACS Faculty Advisor for the Boston College Law School ACS Student Chapter. He is an internationally-recognized scholar of constitutional law and corporate governance. He is the Professor of Law and Dean’s Distinguished Scholar at Boston College Law School. He is the author of three books, including Corporations are People Too (And They Should Act Like It) for Yale University Press. He is a frequent public commentator on broadcast and cable news programs, having appeared on CNN, MSNBC, NPR, BBC, Al Jazeera, and Fox. His essays have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Atlantic, Slate, SCOTUSBlog, the Boston Globe, the American Prospect, Salon, and the Nation. Professor Adam Winkler is the ACS Faculty Advisor for the UCLA School of Law ACS Student Chapter.
Professor Winkler is also on the ACS National Board of Directors, and the ACS National Board of Academic Advisors. He is a specialist in American constitutional law and the Supreme Court. His book We the Corporations: How American Businesses Won Their Civil Rights (2018), received the Scribes Award for the best work of legal scholarship in 2018. He is also the author of Gunfight: The Battle over the Right to Bear Arms in America (2011). His scholarship has been cited in landmark Supreme Court cases on the First and Second Amendments, and according to a 2016 study he is one of the twenty most cited active law professors in judicial opinions.