Appellate Practice Lunch Series
The Resurrection of the Second Amendment
Professor Lund’s talk will focus on the two recent landmark decisions by the United States Supreme Court, McDonald v. Chicago and District of Columbia v. Heller. Professor Lund will provide an analysis of the McDonald decision, the implications of Heller and McDonald for the nature and scope of state regulatory authority, and future developments in Second Amendment jurisprudence.
Professor Nelson Lund , Patrick Henry Professor of Constitutional Law and the Second Amendment, George Mason University School of Law.
Professor Lund participated as amicus before the Supreme Court in Heller and before the Seventh Circuit in McDonald. He has published widely in the field of constitutional law, including the Second Amendment. Professor Lund served as law clerk for the Honorable Patrick E. Higginbotham of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (1985-1986) and for the Honorable Sandra Day O’Connor of the United States Supreme Court (O.T. 1987). In addition to his experience in the United States Department of Justice at the Office of the Solicitor General and at the Office of Legal Counsel, Professor Lund served in the White House as Associate Counsel to the President from 1989 to 1992.
1 hour of Standard CLE credit applied for
Date: Monday, August 2, 2010
Time: 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Location: Minnesota Judicial Center
25 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, 230
St. Paul, MN 55155
*Lunch is included in the cost
Section Members: $30.00
MSBA Members (But Not Appellate Practice Section Members): $35.00
Non-MSBA Members: $40.00
Law Students/Judicial Clerks : $25.00
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