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Preserve The Constitution - 2014 Event Series

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Leading Voices in Law and Policy Come Together in Defense of Liberty

The Heritage Foundation's Preserve the Constitution Series seeks to restore the courts to their proper constitutional role and to enforce the constitutional limits on government. This annual series features a variety of live events - from panel discussions to keynote addresses that provide clarity on complex issues.

Join us LIVE at The Heritage Foundation as some of the nation's most respected judges, scholars, lawyers, and policy analysts provide their insights and perspectives on the big issues of the day.

September

Thursday, September 11

The Heritage Guide to the Constitution, Second Edition: What has changed over the last decade, what is ahead?

Featuring

  • David Forte
    Professor of Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of law
  • Ronald Rotunda
    Professor, Chapman University School of Law
  • Matthew Spalding
    Associate Vice President and Dean of Educational Programs, Hillsdale College
  • Hosted by: The Honorable Edwin Meese III
    Former Attorney General of the United States

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Thursday, September 18

Putting Your Money Where Your Mouth Is: The New Assaults on Campaign Speech

Featuring

  • Floyd Abrams
    Partner, Cahill Gorden & Reindell LLP
  • Ronald Collins
    Author, When Money Speaks: The McCutcheon Decision, Campaign Finance Laws, and the First Amendment
  • Erin Murphy
    Partner, Bancroft PLLC
  • Moderated by: Adam Liptak
    Supreme Court Correspondent, The New York Times
  • Hosted by: James Swanson
    Senior Legal Scholar, The Heritage Foundation

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Thursday, September 25

Supreme Court Preview of the 2014 Term

Featuring

  • Mike Carvin
    Partner, Jones Day
  • Paul Clement
    Former Solicitor General of the United States and Partner, Bancroft PLLC
  • Hosted by: John Malcolm
    Director, Edwin Meese III Center for Legal and Judicial Studies, The Heritage Foundation

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Tuesday, September 30, 5:00 p.m. with reception to follow

An Imperial Presidency: The Obama Administration and the Rule of Law

Featuring

  • The Honorable Bob Goodlatte
    United States House of Representatives (R-VA)
  • Stuart Gerson
    Member, Epstein Becker & Green, P.C., former Acting U.S. Attorney General.
  • Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz
    Professor, Georgetown University Law Center
  • Hosted by: Elizabeth Slattery
    Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation

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October

Tuesday, October 7

Economic Liberties and the Constitution

Featuring

  • Randy Barnett
    Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory, Georgetown University Law Center
  • David Bernstein, Professor,
    George Mason University School of Law
  • Clark Neily
    Senior Attorney, Institute of Justice
  • Hosted by: Paul Larkin
    Senior Legal Research Fellow, The Heritage Foundation

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Tuesday, October 14

Keeping Elections Honest: How States Can Protect Your Vote

Featuring

  • Catherine Engelbtecht
    President, True the Vote
  • The Honorable Scott Gessler
    Secretary of State, State of Colorado
  • The Honrable Kris Kobach,
    Secretary of State, State of Kansas
  • Hosted by: Hans von Spakovsky
    Senior Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation

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Thursday, October 16

Constitution, Inc.: What Rights Do Corporations Have?

Featuring

  • Sarah Duggin
    Professor of Law, Columbus Law School, Catholic University of America
  • Robert Post
    Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law, Yale Law School
  • Mark Reinzi
    Assistant Professor of Law, Columbus School of Law, Catholic University of America
  • Hosted by: Andrew Kloster
    Legal Fellow, The Heritage Foundation

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Wednesday, October 22 at 5:30 p.m., with reception to follow

The Joseph Story Distinguished Lecture

Featuring

  • The Honorable Janice Rogers Brown
    Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • Hosted by: Edwin Meese III
    Former Attorney General of the United States

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Featured Speakers Include

  • Paul Clement Former Solicitor General
     
  • Congressman Bob Goodlatte
  • Judge Janice Rogers Brown
  • and Other Distinguished Legal Scholars
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