Breaking Down the Bench: Key Rulings From the 2023-2024 Supreme Court Term

Join us for another lively Supreme Court Term discussion as Professors Amar and Dorf return to discuss the leading cases the Supreme Court decided in its most recent Term, as well as those issues that the Court failed to address. Topics may include: standing to challenge FDA approvals; gerrymandering; criticism by government officials and the use of state power to suppress speech; Chevron deference; social media content moderation restrictions and the First Amendment; state enforcement of Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment; immunity against criminal prosecution for alleged official acts by former presidents; and more.

Topics covered include: Legal Updates
Duration of this webinar: 60 minutes
Originally broadcast: July 16, 2024 11:00 AM PT
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Vikram Amar
Vikram Amar Distinguished Professor of Law
UC Davis School of Law

Vikram Amar is a Distinguished Professor of Law at UC Davis, and was previously the dean and the Iwan Foundation Professor of Law at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign College of Law from 2015-2023. Amar has also taught law at Berkeley School of Law, Hastings College of Law and UCLA School of Law. Amar is one of the most eminent and frequently cited authorities in constitutional law, federal courts, and civil procedure. He has written several books and more than 60 articles in leading law reviews. He is a co-author (along with Akhil Reed Amar) of the upcoming revised multi-volume Treatise on Constitutional Law (West Publishing Co.) pioneered by Ron Rotunda and John Nowak. Read More ›

Michael Dorf
Michael Dorf Professor of Law
Cornell Law School

Michael C. Dorf teaches constitutional law, federal courts, and related subjects at Cornell Law School. He has authored or co-authored six books and over one hundred scholarly articles and essays for law journals and peer-reviewed science and social science journals. He also writes a bi-weekly column for Verdict and publishes a popular blog, Dorf on Law: Dorf received his undergraduate and law degrees from Harvard. Read More ›

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