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Sherman David Spector Memorial Lecture – Unfit For Democracy: The Roberts Court and the Breakdown of American Politics

October 27 @ 7:30 pm

Stephen Gottlieb, LL.B.In Unfit for Democracy: The Roberts Court and the Breakdown of American Politics, Stephen Gottlieb, LL.B., the Jay and Ruth Caplan Distinguished Professor at Albany Law School, argues that constitutional law without a focus on the future of democratic government is incoherent and dangerous. Approaching the decisions of the Roberts Court from political science, historical, comparative and legal perspectives, Gottlieb will discuss the clash between the decisions of the Roberts Court and the evidence about what leads democracies to fail.

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Date:
October 27
Time:
7:30 pm
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Organizer

Steven Leibo, Ph.D., Spector Professor of History
Email:
leibos at sage.edu

Venue

Bush Memorial Center
Russell Sage College
Troy, NY 12180 United States
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