Master Class in Law and History: Ulysses S. Grant

Master Class in Law and History: Ulysses S. Grant
3.5 CLE Hours • Event #170221OT
Pricing: M: $135/$150 • NM: $185/$200 • Non Attorney: $105/$120
CLE Easy Pass Eligible • Lunch included

Program Overview:

2017 marks the 150th Anniversary of the passage of the 14th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States.  Enjoy a panel of experts as they explore the connection between the Grant Presidency, the 14th Amendment, and the evolution of modern day civil rights.  This program includes lunch.

Agenda:

9:00 – 10:00: Overview of Grant and the Reconstruction Era
The State of the Country Following the Civil War
Challenges and Issues Presented
Grant’s Actions 
Transformation of the Country 
Presenter:  John F. Marzelek, Ph.D., Giles Distinguished Professor emeritus of History, Mississippi State University
 
10:00 – 11:00: The 14th Amendment and Grant
Constitutional History of the 14th Amendment
The 14th Amendment and the Grant Administration
Presenter: David Stebenne, Professor of History and Law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law

11:00 – 11:15: Break

11:15 – 12:15: Civil Rights and the Reconstruction Era (Panel)
Civil Rights in the Ante-Bellum South
The Impact of the Grant Administration on Modern 14th Amendment Issues
Presenters: John F. Marzelek, Ph.D., Giles Distinguished Professor emeritus of History, Mississippi State University
David Stebenne, Professor of History and Law, The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
Frank J. Williams, Chief Justice (Ret.) Rhode Island Supreme Court

12:15 – 12:30: Break/Lunch served

12:30 – 1:00: Grant as Hero
A scholarly discussion of Grant and his legacy
Presenter: Frank J. Williams, Chief Justice (Ret.) Rhode Island Supreme Court 

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When
2/21/2017 9:00 AM - 2/21/2017 1:00 PM
Where
Columbus Bar Association 175 South Third Street Suite 1100 Columbus, Ohio 43215

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

 
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Time
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
2/21/2017 9:00 AM