SUPREME COURT UPDATES - WEBINARS AVAILABLE
The State and Local Legal Center is offering free webinars to anyone interested in learning more about what is happening at the U.S. Supreme Court. Read more below for details of each available webinar.
Supreme Court Police Cases
July 10th at 1pm eastern
The Supreme Court decided no shortage of police cases this term. Topics covered range from forfeitures to fabrication of evidence to First Amendment retaliatory arrest. Lauren Kuley and Squire Patton Boggs will share their experience writing the SLLC/IMLA amicus brief in a Fourth Amendment impaired driving case. Spencer Driscoll and Sidley Austin, who wrote the SLLC/IMLA amicus brief in a case involving the double jeopardy's "separate sovereigns" exception also join the conversation to discus the impact of all the police cases on states and local governments.
Supreme Court Review
July 23rd at 1pm eastern
The census citizenship question case and the Maryland and North Carolina partisan gerrymandering cases are expected to be the blockbusters of the current Supreme Court term for states and local governments. Join Judith Vale, Senior Assistant Solicitor General at the Office of the New York State Attorney General, who co-wrote the State of New York's brief in the census case along with Paul Hughes and Mayer Brown, who argued an agency deference case and co-wrote Maryland's brief in one of the partisan gerrymandering cases, in a discussion of these and other cases of interest to states and local governments. Topics include: religious displays on public property, takings, alcohol regulation, and employment.