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Date:
September 19, 2016
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:10 pm

Location

1078

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Your Name
Jack Nowlin
Your Email
jnowlin@olemiss.edu
Your Phone
6855
Expected Attendance
50
Who can attend?
Anybody
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Yes
If yes, please describe your IT needs
PowerPoint Recording
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Yes

UM Constitution Day Commemoration

“Cutting-Edge Issues in Constitutional Law”

Fall Student Legal Scholarship Exposition—Constitution Day Special Edition

UM’s Constitution Day commemoration event this year honors the September 17th anniversary of the signing of the Constitution by celebrating the scholarly successes of published student authors with expertise in constitutional law.

In this Constitution Day special edition of the Law School’s Fall Student Legal Scholarship Exposition, law students will present their recently published and forthcoming articles on cutting-edge issues in constitutional law to an audience of faculty, students, and others.

Light refreshments will be served.

Presenters:

Alexandra Bruce(Class of 2017)

Alumni Coordinator and Articles Editor, Mississippi Law Journal

Publication: “Stevens, R.A.V., and Animal Cruelty Speech: Why Congress’s New Statute Remains Constitutionally Problematic,” 51 Gonz. L. Rev. 481, 486 (2016).

SSRN link

(Faculty Discussant: Associate Dean Jack Nowlin)

 

Madison E. Coburn (Class of 2017)

Associate Articles Editor; Alumni Coordinator, Mississippi Law Journal

Publication: “The Supreme Court’s Mistake on Law Enforcement Mistake of Law: Why States Should Not Adopt Heien v. North Carolina,” 6 Wake Forest J. L. & Pol’y 503 (2016)

SSRN link

(Faculty Discussant: Professor Matthew Hall)

 

Katherine M. Portner (Class of 2017)

Executive Articles Editor, Mississippi Law Journal 

Publication: “Tinker’s Timeless Teaching: Why the Heckler’s Veto Should Not Be Allowed in Public High Schools,” 86 Miss L.J. (forthcoming 2016).

SSRN Link

(Faculty Discussant: Professor Chris Green)