September 16, 2010

9th Annual Constitution Day Conference

Cato Institute 9th Annual Constitution Day Conference - Religion, Offensive Videos, and Campaign Finance: A Big Year for the First Amendment

Featuring Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs and Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute; Ilya Shapiro, Editor-in-Chief, Cato Supreme Court Review; James Bopp Jr., General Counsel, James Madison Center for Free Speech; Steve Simpson, Senior Attorney, Institute for Justice; and others.

September 14, 2010

Give Us Liberty: A Tea Party Manifesto

Give Us Liberty: A Tea Party Manifesto

Featuring Dick Armey, Chairman, FreedomWorks, Former House Majority Leader, and Main Author of the Contract with America; and Matt Kibbe, President and CEO, FreedomWorks, Former Director of the Federal Budget Policy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce; moderated by Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute.

May 5, 2010

ObamaCare: Historic, but Is It Constitutional?

ObamaCare: Historic, but Is It Constitutional?

Featuring Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT); Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute. Moderated by David Boaz, Executive Vice President of the Cato Institute.

March 1, 2010

McDonald v. Chicago: Will the Right to Keep and Bear Arms Apply to the States?

McDonald v. Chicago: Will the Right to Keep and Bear Arms Apply to the States?

Featuring Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute; Doug Kendall, Founder and President of the Constitutional Accountability Center; and Timothy Sandefur, Principal Attorney, Pacific Legal Foundation. Moderated by Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute.

January 19, 2010

Liberating Bone Marrow Donors

Liberating Bone Marrow Donors

Featuring Jeff Rowes, Senior Attorney, Institute for Justice, and plaintiffs’ lead counsel in Flynn v. Holder; James F. Childress, Hollingsworth Professor of Ethics and Director of the Institute for Practical Ethics and Public Life, University of Virginia; and Sigrid Fry-Revere, Founder and President of the Center for Ethical Solutions. Moderated by Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute.

January 27, 2009

Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage

Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage

Featuring Jeff Benedict, Author of Little Pink House; Susette Kelo, plaintiff in the landmark Kelo v. City of New London case; Scott Bullock, Institute for Justice senior attorney who argued the Kelo case before the Supreme Court; Moderator Roger Pilon, founder and director of Cato’s Center for Constitutional Studies

May 14, 2008

The Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement

The Rise of the Conservative Legal Movement

Featuring the author, Steven Teles, University of Maryland and Yale University Law School, with comments from Roger Pilon, Cato Institute and Hon. David McIntosh, Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw, former Member of Congress (R-IN), Federalist Society Co-Founder. Moderated by Ilya Shapiro.

March 19, 2008

Why the Supreme Court Matters in a Presidential Election Year

Why the Supreme Court Matters in a Presidential Election Year

Featuring the author Patrick Garry, University of South Dakota Law School; with comments by Roger Pilon, Cato Institute, and Abe Krash, Georgetown University Law Center and Arnold & Porter LLP; moderated by Ilya Shapiro, Cato Institute.