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Constitution Day At Cato

This Wednesday, the Cato Institute will host it’s 4th annual Constitution Day conference. The event will feature three panels reviewing cases from the Supreme Court’s prior term, a keynote speech by the ACLU’s Nadine Strossen (last year it was Richard Epstein), and a panel looking ahead to the Court’s next term featuring of your favorite Ohio-based law professors (that would be me). Other, more notable, speakers on the program include Randy Barnett, Harvery Silverglate, Marci Hamilton, and Daniel Troy.

Jonathan H. Adler — Jonathan H. Adler is the Johan Verhiej Memorial Professor of Law and Director of the Center for Business Law and Regulation at the Case Western Reserve University School of Law.

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