Federal Courts and Nominations

Fifth Annual Home Stretch at the Supreme Court


Thursday, April 26, 2018
9:00 am
National Press Club
529 14th St NW
Washington, DC 20045
National Press Club

The day after the Supreme Court concluded its oral arguments for the 2017-18 Term, CAC hosted a panel of experts at the National Press Club, moderated by MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent and NBC News Legal Analyst Ari Melber, discussing key cases, as well as issues that have emerged to that point. Panelists included Kristen Clarke, president & executive director of the National Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law; John Elwood, a partner at Vinson & Elkins; Ajmel Quereshi, senior counsel at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund; and CAC Chief Counsel Brianne Gorod.

Before the panel discussion, CAC President Elizabeth B. Wydra provided opening remarks on key themes of the Term so far.

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