Trump Justice: Gorsuch, Kavanaugh and the Current Court

Date: Tuesday, January 28, 2020 Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm Location: Burr and Burton Academy, Hunter Seminar Room  { MAP } Fee: $18 in advance; $22 at the door

GUEST SPEAKER:

Vincent Bonventre

Albany Law School

The talk will examine the Supreme Court voting and opinion records of President Trump’s two appointees, Neil Gorsuch and Bret Kavanaugh. It will also look at the judicial behavior of the other Justices and of the Court itself since those two most recent appointments to that bench.

Vincent Bonventre joined the Albany Law School faculty in 1990, where he is the Justice Robert H. Jackson Distinguished Professor of Law. He teaches, comments, and advises on courts, judges, and various areas of public law. He is the author of “New York Court Watcher,” a blog devoted to research and commentary on the U.S. Supreme Court and the New York Court of Appeals. He is also the founder and editor of State Constitutional Commentary, an annual publication of the Albany Law Review devoted to American state constitutional law, and he is the founder and director of the Center for Judicial Process.