Start : Thursday, January 16, 2014 12:00 PM
End : Thursday, January 16, 2014 01:30 PM
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150 Fayetteville St #2800
Raleigh, NC 27601
- Hon. Alan Wilson, Attorney General of South Carolina
Please join the Triangle Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society as we host The Honorable Alan Wilson, Attorney General for the State of South Carolina for a discussion of the role of state Attorneys General in enforcing limits on national power.
Alan Wilson was elected South Carolina’s Fifty-First Attorney General on November 2, 2010, and took office on January 12, 2011, becoming the nation’s youngest Attorney General. As South Carolina’s Attorney General, Wilson is the state’s chief prosecutor, chief securities officer, and the state’s chief legal counsel.
As Attorney General, Wilson has defended the Constitution and the laws of this state even if it means challenging the federal government. He has protected South Carolina’s right-to-work; helped lead the 26-state challenge to the federal health care mandate; and successfully safeguarded South Carolina’s voter identification and immigration laws in court. Today, he is actively engaged in state and federal litigation to provide safe harbor to South Carolina’s ports, shield the state’s energy interests at Yucca Mountain, as well as a constitutional challenge of Dodd-Frank.Registration details:
12:00 p.m. - Lunch
12:30 p.m. - Presentation
The advance registration price is $15 for Federalist Society members and $20 for non-members. Members and non-members may register at the door on the day of the event for $30. One hour of North Carolina CLE credit (approval pending) can be purchased for an additional $3.
Please send any questions, comments, or concerns to TriangleFederalistSociety@gmail.com.