Town Hall: Why State Constitutions Matter

Date: 
Monday, September 17, 2018 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Location: 
National Constitution Center 525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

Judge Jeffrey S. Sutton, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and author of the new book, 51 Imperfect Solutions: States and the Making of American Constitutional Law, explores four constitutional debates — school funding, the exclusionary rule, eugenics, and mandatory flag salutes — to shed light on the importance of state courts and state constitutions in protecting liberty. Jeffrey Rosen, president and CEO of the National Constitution Center, moderates.

Copies of 51 Imperfect Solutions will be available for sale before and after the program. You can also pre-purchase your discounted copy at checkout!

Presented as part of the National Constitution Center’s Constitution Day celebration.

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