This program will provide information on some of the expected high-profile cases that will be heard by the United States Supreme Court during the 2018-19 term. There also will be a discussion about what effect the retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy may have on the Court and its decision making process.
This program is free and open to attorneys and members of the general public. It qualifies for 1.2 MO CLE credits.
Our speaker is Professor Morgan L.W. Hazelton, Esq. Professor Hazelton is a Professor of Political Science and Law at Saint Louis University. She received her law degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 2001 and her Ph.D. in Political Science from Washington University in St. Louis in 2013. Before attending graduate school, she practiced law in Texas with a focus on civil litigation. Her research focuses on judicial politics, judicial hierarchy, litigation, and information theory, and has appeared in the peer-reviewed political science journals and law reviews, including American Politics Research and the Washington University Journal of Law and Policy. She teaches courses related to law, including several regarding constitutional law, American politics, and quantitative methods.