ACS

ACS Presents: Professor Adam Cox on Redistricting and the Voting Rights Act

Date: 
02.25.2011
Location: 
Room III

Professor Cox will discuss the upcoming decennial redistricting and recent legal developments concerning the Voting Rights Act

Diversity Month: ACS and OutLaw present Supreme Court Litigator Paul Smith on the Current Status of Litigation to Promote LGBT Rights

Date: 
01.19.2011
Location: 
Room II

ACS and OutLaw present a Diversity Month talk by Supreme Court litigator Paul Smith on the current status of litigation to promote LGBT rights.

ACS Presents Judge Gary Feinerman: The Confirmation Process and Early Reflections from the Bench

Date: 
11.08.2010
Location: 
Room IV

Judge Feinerman will discuss the judicial nomination and confirmation process, based on his recent experience. Additionally, he will provide reflections on his early experience on the bench and his insights on the transition from practicing attorney to federal judge.

Join ACS at The Pub

Date: 
10.07.2010
Location: 
University of Chicago Pub

An Introduction to ACS with The Hon. Abner Mikva

Date: 
10.04.2010
Location: 
Room II

Progressive Lawyering: An Introduction to ACS

Judge Mikva will discuss the founding of ACS and the future of progressive lawyering

Panel on Academic Freedom feat. Richard Shweder and Adam Kissel

Richard Shweder is William Claude Reavis Distinguished Service Professor of Human Development at the University of Chicago. Adam Kissel, is Director, Individual Rights Defense Program at the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education.


64:36 minutes (59.14 MB)

ACS and Outlaw present Professor Aaron Caplan: Litigating Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Date: 
04.26.2010
Location: 
Room II

Professor Aaron Caplan (Loyola University, Los Angeles) will discuss Witt v. US Department of the Air Force (9th Cir. 2008), a case challenging the discharge of an Air Force nurse that he litigated while working as legal director for the ACLU of Washington.

ACS and Outlaw present Dr. Lawrence Korb: How to Repeal Don't Ask, Don't Tell

Date: 
04.22.2010
Location: 
Room II

Dr. Lawrence Korb (Center for American Progress) will discuss the Obama administration's approach to Don't Ask, Don't Tell; the Pentagon working group; and processes other countries have undertaken to repeal policies against gays and lesbians in the military. Part of a speakers' series on Don't Ask, Don't Tell.

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