Symposium on Privileges or Immunities Clause, 11/13 at Georgetown Law

November 6th, 2009

Check out this interesting panel at Georgetown Law next week. I will be attending the Federalist Society National Lawyers Convention, but may duck out to attend this fascinating panel. If I do, I will liveblog here.

WHAT: “A Vain and Idle Enactment: Could McDonald v. Chicago Un-Slaughter the Privileges or Immunities Clause?”
WHEN: Friday, November 13, 2009, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
WHERE: Georgetown University Law Center


McDonough Hall – Hart Auditorium

600 New Jersey Avenue, NW

Washington, D.C. 20001

PANELISTS: Alan Gura, Partner, Gura & Possessky, PLLC; Lead Counsel, District of Columbia v. Heller; Lead Counsel, McDonald v. Chicago; Georgetown Law Class of 1995


Randy Barnett, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Legal Theory, Georgetown University Law Center

Kurt Lash, James P. Bradley Chair of Constitutional Law, Loyola Law School; Author, The Origins of the Privileges or Immunities Clause (Georgetown Law Journal, forthcoming)

David Gans, Program Director, Constitutional Accountability Center; Author, The Gem of the Constitution: The Text and History of the Privileges or Immunities Clause of the Fourteenth Amendme