Content tagged with “Justice and Society”
Meryl Justin Chertoff is Director of The Aspen Institute’s Justice and Society Program.Surprised that the Affordable Care Act was upheld through a complex ruling that created an unusual alliance of...
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Meryl Justin Chertoff is the director of the Institute’s Justice and Society Program.America’s religious diversity, historically its pride and potentially a source for engagement around the...
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In the 2003 Supreme Court decision in Grutter v. Bollinger, Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, writing for the Court, upheld the University of Texas’s use of affirmative action in its law school admission...
Tags: Justice and Society, Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, Peter Edelman, Stuart Taylor, Affirmative Action
“We are judged by what we write,” said Supreme Court Justice Anthony M. Kennedy on July 11, when he joined us in Aspen as the first speaker in a new summer series, the Susman Conversations on the...
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Last weekend, the 2011 Justice and Society Program Seminar participants held the first of what I suspect will be many reunions. A group that met as strangers in July 2011 at the Aspen campus has...
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This week the US Supreme Court is hearing three days of oral arguments surrounding challenges to the Affordable Care Act (commonly referred to as "ObamaCare"). Discussions have focused particularly...
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In December the Justice and Society Program (JSP) served as a consultant to the Saudi Judicial Engagement Project, administered by the Institute of International Education and sponsored by the U.S....
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Featuring syndicated columnist Michael Gerson and Constitutional Lawyer and writer Asma Uddin, moderated by Justice and Society program director Meryl Chertoff.
Tags: Justice and Society, Constitution, Religious Tolerance
A seminar for State Court judges. By invitation only.
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