January 9, 2013

Living with Guns: A Liberal’s Case for the Second Amendment

Living with Guns: A Liberal's Case for the Second Amendment

Featuring Craig Whitney, Author, Living with Guns, Former New York Times reporter and editor; Alan Gura, Gura & Possessky, PLLC, Lead counsel in D.C. v. Heller and McDonald v. Chicago; and Alan Morrison, Lerner Family Associate Dean for Public Interest Law, George Washington University Law School; moderated by Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

April 23, 2012

“Stand Your Ground” Laws: Self-Defense or License to Kill?

"Stand Your Ground" Laws: Self-Defense or License to Kill?

Featuring Clayton E. Cramer, Historian, Co-author, Cato study, Tough Targets: When Criminals Face Armed Resistance from Citizens; Massad Ayoob, Firearms Trainer, author of In the Gravest Extreme; Steven Jansen, Vice President, Association of Prosecuting Attorneys; moderated by Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.

January 20, 2011

The Future of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

The Future of the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Featuring Alan Gura, Partner, Gura & Possessky, P.L.L.C.; Dennis Henigan, Vice President, Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence; Nelson Lund, Professor, George Mason University Law School; and Alan B. Morrison, Professor, The George Washington University Law School; moderated by Roger Pilon, Director, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.

June 17, 2010

More Guns, Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws

More Guns, Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws

Featuring the author John R. Lott, Jr.; with comments from Paul Helmke, President, Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence; and Jeff Snyder, Attorney and Author, Nation of Cowards: Essays on the Ethics of Gun Control (Accurate Press, 2001). Moderated by Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, 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.

November 24, 2008

Gun Control on Trial

Featuring the author, Brian Doherty, Senior Editor, Reason Magazine, with comments by Christopher Rhee, Partner, Arnold & Porter. Moderated by Tim Lynch, Director, Project on Criminal Justice, Cato Institute

March 22, 2007

D.C. Gun Ban in the Cross Hairs

Featuring: Alan Gura, Gura & Possessky, PLLC; and Robert A. Levy, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute.