Monday, March 30, 2015

Gay Marriage's Legal Debate

NYU Law Professor & ACLU LGBT Rights Director Matthew Coles debates Alliance Defending Freedom Sr. Counsel Jeff Shafer on whether the 14th Amendment requires states to license & recognize same-sex marriages. This debate was held in the wake of the Supreme Court's hearing of Obergefell v. Hodges, the 6th Circuit decision allowing states to not recognize same-sex marriage.

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

HHS Mandate's Legal Debate

NYU Law Professor & former ACLU National Director Burt Neuborne debates ACLJ Executive Director Jordan Sekulow on the Constitutionality of Obamacare's HHS Mandate. This debate was held before the Supreme Court's final ruling on Hobby Lobby & Conestoga Woods. 

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Abortion's Legal & Policy Debate

NYU Law Professor Martin Guggenheim debates Alliance Defending Freedom Sr. Counsel Casey Mattox on the future of abortion laws and policy in light of Planned Parenthood v. Casey

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Judicial Activism in the Supreme Court

The NYU Federalist Society invited Gerald Walpin, former US Inspector General, Assistant United States Attorney, and best selling author, to speak about the Supreme Court decisions that have diverted from the Constitution due to Judicial Activism.

Saturday, March 1, 2014

Persecution of the Mormons

Dr. Richard Bushman, Professor of History Emeritus at Columbia University and award winning author, discusses how weak religious minorities best respond when the law abandons them by taking the example of the Mormons' own history.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

The Limits of the Constitution's Religious Establishment Prohibition

Liberty University School of Law Fellow Ken Klukowski talks about the history of the Establishment Clause as well as the fallout of Harry Reid's invocation of the nuclear option in the Senate confirmation hearings. 

Mr. Klukowski is a national-bestselling author who is Director of the Center for Religious Liberty at the Family Research Council, and Senior Legal Analyst for Breitbart News. 

Friday, November 22, 2013

Christians & the Law

NYU Law Professor David A. Skeel talks about a chapter called "Christianity and the Justice Paradox" in his upcoming book A True Paradox. He gives us an argument on why Christians should use a more hands off approach to using law to influence culture.