Cato Supreme Court Review: 2011–2012
About the Book
Now in its 11th year, this acclaimed annual publication brings together leading national scholars to analyze the Supreme Court’s most important decisions from the term just ended and preview the year ahead. The Cato Supreme Court Review is unlike any other publication that follows the work of the Court. It is a timely, in‐depth review that appears less than three months after the Court’s term ends and before the new term begins.Its articles are fully accessible to non‐attorneys interested in the work of the Court. Crucial to its exceptional coverage, the Review takes a Madisonian perspective–grounded in the nation’s first principles, liberty and limited government.
This year’s review looks at the Supreme Court’s recent decisions involving the Affordable Care Act, immigration, property rights, intellectual property, GPS surveillance, plea bargaining, and more.
About the Editor
Ilya Shapiro is a senior fellow in constitutional studies and editor‐in‐chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review. Before joining Cato he was Special Assistant/Advisor to the Multi‐National Force‐Iraq on rule of law issues; practiced international, political, commercial, and antitrust litigation at Patton Boggs LLP and Cleary Gottlieb LLP; and clerked on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Mr. Shapiro has written for a wide variety of publications and regularly appears on TV and radio to comment on legal issues. Mr. Shapiro holds degrees from Princeton University, the London School of Economics, and the University of Chicago Law School, and has been an adjunct professor at the George Washington University Law School.