October 18, 2018
Policy Forum

Coercive Plea Bargaining

Featuring Scott Hechinger, Senior Staff Attorney and Director of Policy, Brooklyn Defender Services; Bonnie Hoffman, Director of Public Defense Reform and Training, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Somil Trivedi, Staff Attorney, ACLU Trone Center for Justice and Equality; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.
September 27, 2018
Cato Digital

#CatoDigital — The Right to Bear 3D‐​Printed Arms: A First and Second Amendment Issue

Featuring Josh Blackman, Attorney, Defense Distributed, and Adjunct Scholar, Cato Institute (@JoshMBlackman); Matthew Larosiere, Legal Associate, Center for Constitutional Studies, Cato Institute (@MattLaAtLaw); and Mark McDaniel, Producer, ReasonTV (@MarkLMcDaniel); moderated by Kat Murti, Senior Digital Outreach Manager, Cato Institute (@KatMurti).
September 20, 2018
Policy Forum

The Indian Child Welfare Act at 40

Featuring Timothy Sandefur, Vice President for Litigation at the Goldwater Institute, and author, Escaping the ICWA Penalty Box; Matthew McGill, Partner, Washington, D.C., office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher; Charles Rothfeld, Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law, Yale Law School; counsel at the firm of Mayer Brown; moderated by Walter Olson, Senior Fellow, Cato Institute, Robert A. Levy Center for Constitutional Studies.
September 11, 2018
Policy Forum

Can Free Speech Be Progressive?

Featuring Louis Michael Seidman, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Constitutional Law, Georgetown University Law Center; Robert F. Bauer, Professor of Practice and Distinguished Scholar in Residence, New York University School of Law; and Ronald K. L. Collins, Harold S. Shefelman Scholar, University of Washington School of Law; moderated by John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute.
May 15, 2018
Book Forum

The Debasement of Human Rights: How Politics Sabotage the Ideal of Freedom

Featuring the author Aaron Rhodes, Human rights advocate; Executive Director, International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights (1993–2007); President, Forum for Religious Freedom–Europe; with comments by James Kirchick, Visiting Fellow, Center on the United States and Europe and Project on International Order and Strategy, Brookings Institution; and Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute; Director of Policy, Bureau of Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs, State Department (1986–1987); moderated by Ian Vasquez, Director, Center for Global Liberty and Prosperity, Cato Institute.
May 7, 2018
Book Forum

HATE: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship

Featuring the author Nadine Strossen, John Marshall Harlan II Professor of Law, New York Law School, and Past President, American Civil Liberties Union; with comments by Louis Michael Seidman, Carmack Waterhouse Professor of Constitutional Law, Georgetown University Law Center; and John Samples, Vice President, Cato Institute; moderated by Roger Pilon, Vice President for Legal Affairs, Cato Institute.
March 1, 2018
Policy Forum

Qualified Immunity: The Supreme Court’s Unlawful Assault on Civil Rights and Police Accountability

Featuring The Hon. Lynn S. Adelman, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin; William Baude, Neubauer Family Assistant Professor of Law, University of Chicago; Victor M. Glasberg, Principal, Victor M. Glasberg & Associates; Andrew J. Pincus, Partner, Mayer Brown LLP; moderated by Clark Neily, Vice President for Criminal Justice, Cato Institute.
February 12, 2018
Cato Digital

#CatoDigital — Big Brother Is Watching: FISA Section 702 and the Modern Surveillance State

Featuring Rep. Justin Amash (R‐​Mich.), US Congressman (@justinamash); Patrick G. Eddington, Policy Analyst in Homeland Security and Civil Liberties, Cato Institute, and former Military Imagery Analyst, National Photographic Interpretation Center, CIA (@PGEddington); moderated by Kat Murti, Senior Digital Outreach Manager, Cato Institute (@KatMurti).