September 13, 2022
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm, Eastern Time
The Constitution in Jeopardy feat. ACS President Russ Feingold and Peter Prindiville
A fringe plan to call the nation’s first ever convention under the Constitution's amendment mechanism has inched through statehouses over the past two decades. If realized, the plan would allow convention delegates nearly unlimited authority to draft alterations to anything from voting and free speech rights to regulatory and foreign policy powers. In their important new book, The Constitution in Jeopardy, ACS President Russ Feingold and legal scholar Peter Prindiville distill extensive legal and historical research and examine the grave risks inherent in this effort, while considering the role of constitutional amendment in modern life.
Join ACS, the Georgetown ACS Student Chapter, and the DC ACS Lawyer Chapter for this book talk on The Constitution in Jeopardy. A reception with light food and drinks will follow.
Russ Feingold, President, ACS
Peter Prindiville, Non-resident Fellow, Constitutional Law Center, Stanford Law School
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