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Featured Event: Panel Discussion on the First Amendment, and a Book-Signing Celebration


Seton Hall Law is pleased to celebrate Professor Thomas Healy's new book, THE GREAT DISSENT: How Oliver Wendell Holmes Changed His Mind - and Changed the History of Free Speech in America, with a discussion of the First Amendment with several of the nation's leading Constitutional law scholars. Alan Dershowitz, who reviewed THE GREAT DISSENT for the New York Times Book Review, concludes, “Thomas Healy’s informative and readable account...deserves an honored place in the intellectual history of the Supreme Court.”

Seton Hall Law Professor Alice Ristroph will moderate the panel which includes Professor Healy; Professor Vincent Blasi, Columbia University School of Law; and the Honorable Robert D. Sack, Judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. 

The event will take place at Seton Hall Law. 1 NY/NJ CLE credit will be available. The cost of the event is $25, which includes a copy of Professor Healy's book and validated parking. A reception will follow the discussion. Click here to make your reservation, or for more information please contact Teresa Rizzo, Administrator, at teresa.rizzo@shu.edu or call 973-642-8506.