The Albany Law Review is hosting justices
from state supreme courts from around the country and the New York Solicitor
General at the Eighth Annual Chief Judge Lawrence H. Cooke State Constitutional
Commentary Symposium on April 3 from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
panelists will discuss cases in which their supreme courts interpreted state
constitutions to provide greater rights and liberties than their federal
counterparts. These cases include topics such as marriage equality, protections
against governmental takings, free speech, and freedom of the press.
- Special Honoree, Judge Victoria A. Graffeo, Court of Appeals of New York
- Chief Justice Stuart Rabner, New Jersey Supreme Court- Barbara Underwood, New York Solicitor General
For more information, contact Robert McIver, Executive Editor for State Constitutional Commentary, at firstname.lastname@example.org.