Center for the Constitution

Past Events

December 3, 2016 - Third Annual Salmon P. Chase Lecture & Colloquium: Celebrating the 225th Anniversary of the Bill of Rights

November 8, 2016 - Dr. Tara Smith talks about her new book "Judicial Review in an Objective Legal System" with professors Jonathan Turley and Thomas Colby. 

October 19, 2016 - "Why You Should Never Talk to the Police" with Professor James Duane (Regent University Law School) and Professor Randy Barnett


November 19, 2015 - Professor Yvonne Tew on "Comparative Originalism"


November 5, 2015 - Protecting the Right to Bear Arms: History and Challenges


November 4, 2015 - "Originalism & Criminal Law" with Professors Laura Donohue and John Stinneford


October 20, 2015 - Clark Neily & Ed Whelan Debate: "Judicial Engagement vs. Judicial Restraint"

October 8, 2015 - Terry Hake Presents "Operation Greylord: The True Story of an Untrained Undercover Agent and America's Biggest Corruption Bust"

September 22, 2015 - Dean William Treanor and Professor John Mikhail Discuss "Progressive Originalism"

September 16, 2015 - Second Annual Conversation on Originalism with Professors Marty Lederman and Larry Solum 


March 3, 2015 - Diversity Jurisdiction: Where Should Court Battles be Fought? 

February 23, 2015 - Cato Institute's Ilya Shapiro and The Constitutional Accountability Center's David Gans debated the religious liberties of corporations.

Shapiro and Gans

November 19, 2014 - Professor Randy E. Barnett Presented "Our Republican Constitution: Securing the Sovereignty of the People," with Critical Commentary Presented by Professor Louis Michael Seidman.  

November 5, 2014 - Judicial Engagement: A Debate Between Libertarians and Conservatives  

September 24, 2014 - Originalism: A Conversation with Professors Lederman and Solum

 July 28, 2014 - Ambassador Chorba Speaks to Students During Seminar on The U.S. Constitution and The American Economy

 June 18, 2014 - Professor Barnett Wins 2014 Bradley Prize

 May 14, 2014 - Federalist Society Junior Scholars Colloquium

 May 13, 2014 - Young Conservative Coalition dinner

October 22, 2013 - Democracy and Political Ignorance: Why Smaller Government Is Smarter

September 30, 2013 - U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Delivers the Inaugural Robert H. Bork Memorial Lecture [Story]

September 16, 2013 - Unprecedented: A Look Back at the Affordable Care Act Litigation [Story]

March 14, 2013 - Judicial Engagement v. Judicial Restraint: The Future of the Conservative Legal Movement

November 28, 2012 - Affordable Care Act Debate [Media Advisory]

November 20, 2012 - Georgetown Law hosts Antonin Scalia, Associate Justice, Supreme Court of the United States [Story

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