Wedding Cake Artists, Photographers, Printers & Free Speech: Previewing the Masterpiece Cakeshop SCOTUS Case
Monday, October 30, 2017 - 12:00pm
Richard Duncan, the Welpton & Wise Professor of Law at the University Of Nebraska College Of Law, will be discussing issues presented by both sides in the pending Masterpiece Cakeshop Supreme Court case and the overarching constitutional issues of this case.
Professor Anders Walker of SLU LAW will be providing commentary on these issues.
Sponsored by the Federalist Society. Lunch will be provided.
About the Speaker
Richard Duncan, the Welpton & Wise Professor of Law at the University Of Nebraska College Of Law, teaches constitutional law with a special emphasis on the law of religious freedom and federalism. He has taught as a visiting professor at NYU School of Law, Notre Dame Law School, Notre Dame Law’s London Program, Cambridge University, and Regent University School of Law. Duncan has written numerous books, articles, and commentaries on a wide variety of legal topics, including Secured Transactions under Article 9 of the UCC, free speech, the Electoral College, Justice Scalia and his legacy, Kermit Gosnell & Roe v. Wade, and two of the leading law review articles on the Free Exercise Clause. He served as chairman of the Nebraska Advisory Committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights during the Reagan Administration.