The University of Arizona

The Rehnquist Center Presents
The 11th Annual Constitution Day Supreme Court Review


Date:
Thursday, September 17, 2009
Constitution
Time:
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Where:
The University of Arizona
James E. Rogers College of Law
Ares Auditorium (Room 164)
1201 E. Speedway Boulevard
Tucson, Arizona
 

Constitution Day commemorates the day in 1787 that the United States Constitution was approved by the state delegations to the Constitutional Convention and signed by thirty-nine of its framers. Information on national celebrations of Constitution Day is available at: http://www.constitutionday.cc.

The 11th annual program will review important cases decided during the most recent term of the U.S. Supreme Court.

VideoTo view the program click here.

Cases:

PDF DocumentAshcroft v. Iqbal, 129 S.Ct. 1937 (2009)
(rules of pleading)

PDF DocumentCaperton v. Massey, 129 S.Ct. 2252 (2009)
(state judicial campaign contributions and due process)

PDF DocumentArizona v. Gant, 129 S.Ct. 1710 (2009)
(warrantless search of car incident to arrest)

PDF DocumentFCC v. Fox Television Stations, Inc., 129 S.Ct. 1800 (2009)
(fleeting expletives)


This year's panelists include:

The free public presentation is sponsored by the non-partisan Rehnquist Center at the James E. Rogers College of Law with the generous support of the Marshall Foundation.

You may register online at http://www.law.arizona.edu/news/faculty/rsvpregistration.cfm. If you would like CLE credit, please make a note in the Remarks section of the RSVP page. If you have any questions, contact Donna Ream at 520-626-1629 or via email at ream@law.arizona.edu.

The Rehnquist Center was established at the James E. Rogers College of Law in 2006. The Center is dedicated to encouraging scholarship about, and public understanding of, the separation of powers, the balance of powers between the federal and state governments, and judicial independence.

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