Life After Scalia: Justice Gorsuch and Modern Textualism on the Supreme Court

March 23, 2018

The University of Alabama School of Law, Tuscaloosa
8:30 a.m.
6.5, including 1 hour of ethics



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8:30 – 9:00      Welcome and Introduction

Dean Mark Brandon
University of Alabama School of Law

Hunter Pearce
Editor–in-Chief, Alabama Law Review

9:00– 10:15       Session I
Justice Scalia’s Textualist Legacy and His Influence on Justice Gorsuch

Victoria Nourse
Professor of Law, Georgetown Law

10:15 – 10:30    Break

10:30 – 11:45    Session II
The Politics of Judicial Nominations

Dr. Matthew J. Franck
Director, William E. and Carol G. Simon Center on Religion and the Constitution, The Witherspoon Institute

11:45 – 1:15      Lunch and Session III
Justice Gorsuch and Natural Law

Christopher Green
Associate Professor of Law, The University of Mississippi

1:15 – 1:30        Break

1:30 – 2:45      Session IV
Justice Gorsuch on Judicial Precedent

Hillel Levin
Professor of Law, University of Georgia

2:45 – 3:00      Break

3:00 – 4:15      Session V
Justice Gorsuch and the Future of Chevron

Heather Elliott
Alumni, Class of ’36 Professor of Law, The University of Alabama

Kristin Hickman
Harlan Albert Rogers Professor in Law, University of Minnesota

4:15 – 4:45      Overview and Commentary

Paul Horwtiz
Gordon Rosen Professor of Law, The University of Alabama