The Federalist Society

The Election of the Texas Speaker of the House and the First Amendment

Austin Lawyers Chapter

Fred Lewis, Hiram Sasser , Lawrence VanDyke

Start : Thursday, March 27, 2008 12:00 PM

End   : Thursday, March 27, 2008

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Sullivan's Steakhouse
300 Colorado Street
Austin, Texas


  • Hiram Sasser, Director of Litigation, Liberty Legal Institute
  • Lawrence VanDyke, Gibson, Dunn, & Crutcher LLP
  • Fred Lewis, Esq., local lawyer (Moderator)

Please join us for a panel discussion regarding campaign finance restrictions on donating funds to candidates for the position of Texas Speaker of the House. Attorneys currently involved in a lawsuit challenging those restrictions under the First Amendment and an attorney who has supported campaign finance restrictions in Texas will discuss the Speaker's Law and its impact.

Registration details:

Co-sponsored with the American Constitution Society.  

1.0 hours of CLE credit will be available.

The cost to attend this event is $20/$10 for students.


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