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News Posted on February 22, 2013

Professor Brownstein Speaks on Religious Liberties for U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Panel

Professor Alan Brownstein spoke on religious liberties and non-discrimination principles as part of a U.S. Commission on Civil Rights briefing held in Washington, D.C. on March 22.  Professor Brownstein participated in a panel discussion of the broader conflict between anti-discrimination norms and civil liberties. Also on the panel was Marc DeGirolami, Associate Professor, St. John's University School of Law; Leslie Griffin, Professor, University of Nevada Las Vegas Law School; Marci Hamilton, Professor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law; Michael Helfand, Associate Professor, Pepperdine University School of Law; and Edward Whelan, President, Ethics and Public Policy Center.

Professor Brownstein, a nationally recognized Constitutional Law scholar, teaches Constitutional Law, Law and Religion, and Torts at UC Davis School of Law, where he holds the Boochever and Bird Endowed Chair for the Study and Teaching of Freedom and Equality.