Constitutional Conversations: Confirmation or Confrontation The Senate and Its Duty to Confirm Federal Judges

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History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Saturday, May 18, 2019
1:00 PM-2:30 PM
Suggested Audiences: High School, College, Adult, Elders
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Milton Branch Library
Meeting Room C
855 Mayfield Road
Alpharetta, GA 30009-3035
Cost: All programs are free and open to the public.
Description: Join Matthew Weiss, member of the Executive Committee of the American Constitutional Society Georgia Lawyer Chapter as he leads us into an investigation of the Senate's confirmation powers as defined by the U.S. Constitution. How has the process changed since the founding of the republic and we'll also look at the most controversial Supreme Court confirmation battles the last 30 years.

This is the second in a series of Constitutional Conversations. The next conversation will be help on Saturday, June 22 as we discuss "Is there a Right to Education?". Discussion led by Adam Sparks, Co Chair of the American Constitutional Society Georgia Lawyer Chapter Executive Committee.
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Phone: 404-613-4402
Entered by: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System (

Created: April 18, 2019 at 11:54 AM

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