Sonia Sotomayor - Her Opinions/Your Life
A Panel Discussion

Wednesday, March 29
7 to 9 P.M.
University at Albany
University Hall, UNH 110

The University at Albany and Albany Law School are proud to present this panel discussion on the work of U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor. The panel will prepare students for her UAlbany Speaker Series visit on April 4th by exploring the function of the Supreme Court and how her opinions help shape the law and affect the lives of people. This event is sponsored by the UAlbany Provost’s Office. 

Moderated by:
Dr. Richard Hamm,

History Department, UAlbany

With Panelists:

Laura Wittern-Keller
University at Albany

“Justice and the Nine Justices: How the Supreme Court Works.

Steve Gottlieb
Albany Law School
“Before Sotomayor.”

James Acker
Criminal Justice, University at Albany
“Justice Sotomayor and the Evolving Jurisprudence of Capital Punishment.

Anthony Paul Farley
Albany Law School
“The Impact of Supreme Court Decisions: Black Lives Matter.”

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s public talk on campus is scheduled for Tuesday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m.

SEFCU Arena. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.
Click to learn more and get your ticket for the event.