Calendar : American Constitution Society Supreme Court Series
Event : American Constitution Society Supreme Court Series
Event Type: Students
Event Description : Professor Richard C. Reuben will discuss the controversial case Shelby County V. Holder (Petition not set for conference) in our thrid week of the Supreme Court Series hosted by MU SChool of Law ACS.

Issue: Whether Congress' decision in 2006 to reauthorize Section 5 of the Voting Rights Act under the pre-existing coverage formula of Section 4(b) of the Voting Rights Act exceeded its authority under the Fifthteen Amendment and thus violated the Tenth amendment and Article IV of the United States Constitution.
Date : 16 November 2012
Time : 1:00-2:00 pm
Location : Hulston HAll, Room 6