The Summit Club
15 W 6th St.
- Ilya Shapiro, Editor-in-Chief, Cato Institute Supreme Court Review
- Patrick Wyrick, Solicitor General of the State of Oklahoma
- James McDonald, Williams & Connolly, LLP; and Visiting Professor at TU College of Law
Cato Institute Senior Fellow Ilya Shaprio will discuss Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin (affirmative action); Shelby County v. Holder (Voting Rights Act); Hollingsworth v. Perry and United States v. Windsor (same-sex marriage cases).
Oklahoma Solicitor General Wyrick will discuss Tarrant Regional Water District v. Hermann (Oklahoma-Texas water dispute); Clapper v. Amnesty International USA (standing to challenge FISA Amendments Act of 2008); and Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl (Indian adoption case).
Former law clerk to Chief Justice Roberts, James McDonald will discuss the Court's criminal docket: Bailey v. United States (search warrant scope); Maryland v. King (Fourth Amendment application to DNA); Alleyene v. United States (mandatory minimum sentences); Salinas v. Texas (self-incrimination).
5:30 p.m. - Reception
6:00-7:30 p.m. - Presentation
$15 for members
$20 for non-members
We have applied for 1.5 hours of CLE credit, but cannot guarantee approval.
Heavy hors d'oeuvres will be served.