ACS Member News: March 2023

ACS Board of Directors Member Garrett Epps authored “The Dangerous Journey of John Eastman” and “It’s Clarence Thomas’s Court—and Lower Courts Are Saluting Him,” in Washington Monthly.    

ACS Board of Directors Member Michele Goodwin was quoted in “Walgreens Says They Won’t Sell Abortion Pills in These States: Here’s Why” in Healthline.  

ACS Board of Directors Member Melissa Murray was quoted in “Abortion Opponents Want to Make Women Afraid to Get Help From Their Friends” in The New York Times and in “Divisive Court Election Poised to Reshape Swing State Wisconsin” in Bloomberg Government.   

ACS Board of Directors Member Joyce Vance authored “The decision to give Tucker Carlson exclusive Jan. 6 footage is not aging well” and was quoted in “The Supreme Court’s conservatives have a flexible new ‘doctrine’” for MSNBC.   

ACS Board of Advisors Member Adam Winkler was quoted in “‘Ask me anything’: UCLA Law’s Adam Winkler talks gun rights on Reddit” in The Marshall Project and in “What a new 2nd Amendment could look like” in The Washington Post.  

ACS Board of Academic Advisors Member Steve Vladeck authored “A Federal Judge Couldn’t Handle My Criticism. So He Made Fun of My Tweets” in Slate; was quoted in “Supreme Court won’t review contempt conviction of anti-Chevron environmental lawyer” in CNN; and was featured in “Why it matters that Team Trump expects ‘normal procedures’ if indicted” in MSNBC.   

ACS Board of Academic Advisors Member Leah Litman was awarded the Early Career Scholars Medal by The American Law Institute.  

ACS Board of Academic Advisors Member Erwin Chemerinsky was quoted in “Here Are 7 Other Democracies That Have Indicted Their Leaders” in TIME and authored “Student loan relief cases will have lasting effects whatever Supreme Court decides” in ABA Journal.   

Next Generation Leader Taru Taylor authored “We Must Overturn SCOTUS Decisions That Effectively Deny Rights to Black People” in Truthout.   

ACS Next Generation Leader and NE Ohio Chapter member Emily Baxter was the recipient of the Movers & Shakers Award by The Cleveland Professional 20/30 Club.  

ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter Board Member Daniel Cotter authored: “Equal Rights Amendment, student loan forgiveness take heavy blows in court;” “Tale of a tiny yacht sets sail for a date with nation’s highest court;” “Independent state legislature case may be moot; trans rights in focus;” “‘I’m fine with you making up stuff.’ Lawyer Lisa Blatt is for real;” and “Supreme Court office clarifies ethics rule on travel reporting” in Chicago Daily Bulletin.   

ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors Member Alison Siegler co – authored “The law of unintended consequences: How federal judges may be driving up crime rates” in The Hill.   

ACS Duke University School of Law Student Chapter was awarded the D.O.N.E. Outstanding Contribution to Civic Discourse-Organization Award by Duke Law.  

ACS DC Lawyer Chapter Member Antonio Ingram was quoted in “Senate bills threaten DEI” in The Mercury.  

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