Lectures & Conversations
The Roberts Court
The Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
We the People Series
Marcia Coyle
Linda Greenhouse (moderator)
Tue, May 14th, 2013 | 6:30 pm
$30
(members $18)

Note: This event is sold out

 

EVENT DETAILS

The Roberts Court sits at the center of a constitutional maelstrom. Two of the most prestigious Supreme Court experts discuss its direction under Chief Justice Roberts and trace the paths of recent landmark decisions on race, guns, immigration, campaign finance, and health care.

SPEAKER BIOS

Marcia Coyle is the Chief Washington Correspondent for The National Law Journal and regularly appears on PBS’s “NewsHour.” She is the author of The Roberts Court. Linda Greenhouse (moderator) teaches at Yale Law School and writes a biweekly column on law for The New York Times online. Her most recent book is The Supreme Court: A Very Short Introduction.

LOCATION

The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

PURCHASING TICKETS BY PHONE/IN PERSON

To purchase tickets to public programs by phone, please call the New-York Historical Society’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily. Advance tickets may also be purchased on site at the New-York Historical Society admissions desk. Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final and payments cannot be refunded. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.

SPECIAL OFFER

When you pre-order your ticket for a public program, for an extra $10 you can enjoy a pre-program glass of wine at Caffè Storico and we will reserve a priority seat for you. Select the “package ticket” option online and stop by Caffè Storico prior to the event.

Note: Cannot be purchased at time of program; drink must be redeemed before program begins. A full bar selection is also available; beverages exceeding $10 will be charged the a la carte menu price difference at time of redemption. Availability is limited.

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