Professors from IU McKinney, on the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis campus, will discuss issues in their areas of expertise raised in recent U.S. Supreme Court cases.
- Professor Shawn Boyne, who will talk about lethal injection case Glossip v. Gross
- Professor Robert Katz, who will talk about same-sex marriage case Obergefell v. Hodges
- Professor Gerard Magliocca, who will discuss redistricting case Arizona State Legislature v. Arizona Independent Redistricting Commission
- Professor Nicolas P. Terry, who will talk about professional licensing case North Carolina Board of Dental Examiners v. Federal Trade Commission
- Professor Florence Wagman Roisman, who will discuss the Fair Housing Act and Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. The Inclusive Communities Project Inc. Roisman is a member of the Inclusive Communities Project board and is well-versed in the case and its outcome.
The event will be at 12:45 p.m. Sept.17 in Room 300, Inlow Hall, 530 W. New York St. It is open to the public and carries with it 1.3 hours of continuing legal education credit. The program is free, and registration is encouraged on the law school’s website.
Constitution Day commemorates the signing of the United States Constitution, which occurred Sept. 17, 1787. The law school celebrates the occasion every year with a public program.