Is ‘Born in the USA’ the Meaning of Citizenship? A Pro and Con Look at the Historical Record

The Colorado Lawyers Chapter
Start : Thursday, June 23, 2011 11:45 AM
End : Thursday, June 23, 2011 01:00 PM

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Maggiano’s Little Italy – Denver Pavilions
500 16th Street
Denver, CO 80202

Featured Speakers:
John C. Eastman



  • Dr. John C. Eastman, Henry Salvatori Professor of Law & Community Service and Founding Director of the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, Chapman University School of Law

Dr. John C. Eastmanis the Henry Salvatori Professor of Law & Community Service at Chapman University School of Law, and also served as the School’s Dean from June 2007 to January 2010, when he stepped down to pursue a bid for California Attorney General.

Prior to joining the Chapman Law faculty in August 1999, he served as a law clerk with Justice Clarence Thomas at the Supreme Court of the United States and with Judge J. Michael Luttig at the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. After his clerkships, Dr. Eastman practiced with the national law firm of Kirkland & Ellis, specializing in major civil and constitutional litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. He earned his J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School, where he graduated with high honors in 1995. He was selected for membership in the Order of the Coif and was a member of theLaw Review, a Bradley Fellow for Research in Constitutional History and an Olin Fellow in Law & Economics. Dr. Eastman also has a Ph.D. and M.A. in Government from the Claremont Graduate School, with fields of concentration in Political Philosophy, American Government, Constitutional Law, and International Relations. He has a B.A. in Politics and Economics from the University of Dallas. Prior to law school, he served as the Director of Congressional & Public Affairs at the United States Commission on Civil Rights during the Reagan administration and was the 1990 Republican Nominee for Congress in California’s 34th District.


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RSVP by June 21, 2011 to Linda Carroll at:

Cost: the luncheon is $17 if paid in advance and $20 if paid at the door.

Please send checks (made payable toTheFederalist Society) to Robert Detrick, Jacobs Chase, LLC,1050 17th Street, Suite 1500, Denver, Colorado 80265.  Prepayment must be received no later than Tuesday, June 21, 2011.  You may also reserve a place for payment at the door by emailing

One CLE credit available.