The Law Students for Life Presents: Reconsidering Roe v. Wade

Add to Calendar 2021-02-23 12:15:00 2021-02-23 13:15:00 The Law Students for Life Presents: Reconsidering Roe v. Wade Event details: - University of Chicago Law School America/Chicago public
Online-Only Law School Event
1111 East 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637
Open to the Law School community
Presenting student organizations: Law Students for Life

Clarke Forsythe is Senior Counsel at Americans United for Life. He received his B.A. in Political Science from Allegheny College, J.D. from Valparaiso University School of Law, and M.A. in Bioethics from Trinity International University, where he is an adjunct professor of bioethics. Mr. Forsythe has argued numerous cases before federal and state courts and has testified before Congress and state legislatures on pro-life issues. He is also a prolific writer on the subject, publishing extensively in law reviews, book chapters, and news articles. Notably, Mr. Forsythe is the author of Abuse of Discretion: The Inside Story of Roe v. Wade, which provides a cautionary tale about the political and constitutional hazards of unnecessarily broad Supreme Court decisions.

Geoffrey Stone is the Edward H. Levi Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Chicago. He received his B.S. from the University of Pennsylvania and his J.D. cum laude from the University of Chicago Law School, where he served as Editor-in-Chief of the University of Chicago Law Review. After graduation, Professor Stone clerked for Judge J. Skelly Wright on the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit and Justice William Brennan on the United States Supreme Court. He is a leading constitutional scholar and has written numerous law review and newspaper articles on Roe v. Wade.