Member News: Week of May 13, 2019


ACS President Caroline Fredrickson spoke on All In With Chris Hayes about restrictive abortion laws in Georgia.

ACS Board member Erwin Chemerinsky is quoted in USA Today regarding why the same issue and the same cases will recur in the Supreme Court.

ACS Board member Melissa Murray spoke on The Beat with Ari Melber about the possibility of Democrats using the impeachment power. She is also quoted in The New York Times discussing Chief Justice Roberts’s interest in preserving the Supreme Court’s institutional legitimacy.

ACS Board of Advisors member Linda Greenhouse did a Q&A with the New Yorker about the Supreme Court’s decision-making on abortion.

ACS Board of Advisors member Dawn Johnsen is quoted in The Washington Post concerning William Barr’s view of the Constitution’s appointments clause.

ACS Board of Advisors member Paul Smith wrote a piece for The Hill arguing that candidates should embrace the public campaign finance system.

ACS Board of Academic Advisors member Leah Litman wrote a piece for The New York Times on how conservatives may be laying the foundation for the reversal of Roe v. Wade.

ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter Co-Chair Dan Cotter wrote a piece for the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin reflecting on Brown v. Board of Education.

ACS Houston Lawyer Chapter Chair Neal Sarkar was named the 2019 Outstanding Young Lawyer by the Houston Young Lawyers Association.