3/27/2009Active Federalism: Independently Interpreting State Constitutions8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The Arizona Constitution is full of untapped potential for protecting freedom. Whether that potential will be realized depends not only on the cases and arguments brought by skilled advocates, but also on the decisions of the judges who interpret the unique provisions of our constitution. Please join us for a vibrant discussion featuring two of Arizona’s leading constitutional litigators, along with Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Ruth V. McGregor and justices from two other state supreme courts who have pioneered the independent interpretation of their state constitutions.
Arizona State University Law Professor Paul Bender
Goldwater Institute Litigation Director Clint Bolick
Michigan Supreme Court Justice Maura Corrigan
Arizona Supreme Court Chief Justice Ruth V. McGregor
Washington Supreme Court Justice Richard Sanders
Former Arizona Attorney General Grant Woods
This event may qualify for up to 3 hours of CLE credit.
Friday, March 27, 2009 8:00 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast 8:30-12:00 p.m. Program Goldwater Institute | 500 East Coronado Road | Phoenix