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Judge Jay S. Bybee – A Constitution We are Confounding

February 19, 2015 @ 12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

A Constitution We are Confounding:
Some Observations on the Constitution as Written and the Constitution as Taught

12:15 – 1:15 p.m., Room 106, S.J. Quinney College of Law
BybeeJay S. Bybee is a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and with Highest Honors from Brigham Young University and earned his J.D., Cum Laude, from the J. Reuben Clark Law School. He served as law clerk to the Honorable Donald Russell of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and was an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Sidley & Austin. Judge Bybee joined the Department of Justice in 1984 and served at the White House from 1989 to 1991 as Associate Counsel to the President. In 1991, he joined the faculty of the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University. In 1999, Judge Bybee joined the founding faculty of the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In 2001, he was appointed as Assistant Attorney General for the Office of Legal Counsel at the U.S. Department of Justice. On March 21, 2003, President Bush appointed Judge Bybee as a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Free and open to the public. 1 hour CLE (pending).

This event is sponsored by the Federalist Society.

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February 19, 2015
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
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