Marquette University Law School Presents
"Law, Politics and Slippery Slopes"
Released: Oct. 9, 2006
Date: Monday, Oct. 16, 2006
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Place: Pfister Hotel, Imperial Ballroom
424 E. Wisconsin Ave.
Noted legal scholar and popular blogger Eugene Volokh, the Gary T. Schwartz Professor at UCLA Law School, will be the guest for the Tenth Annual Robert F. Boden Lecture on Monday, Oct. 16, at 4:30 p.m. Volokh will present "Law, Politics and Slippery Slopes" in the Imperial Ballroom of the Pfister Hotel, located in downtown Milwaukee.
Professor Volokh is an especially prominent commentator on the law. Former law clerk to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and Judge Alex Kozinski of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Volokh now teaches free speech law, criminal law, copyright law, the law of government and religion and a seminar on firearms regulation policy at UCLA Law School. His extensive scholarly work has appeared in prestigious law journals such as the Harvard Law Review, Stanford Law Review, Supreme Court Review and Law and Contemporary Problems. He also established the popular Volokh Conspiracy blog, which receives more than 20,000 unique visitors per day.
The event is free and open to the public, but guests are asked to register online through the Marquette Law School Web site.
Interested media may contact Brigid O’Brien Miller in the Office of Marketing and Communication at (414) 288-7445 for more information.
Office of Marketing and Communication Contacts
Brigid O'Brien Miller
Director of University Communication
Phone: (414) 288-7445