Previewing the Supreme Court's October Term 2021

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Join GW Law as they host a distinguished panel of legal experts who will discuss the cases on the docket for the Supreme Court’s October Term 2021 and hear the first in-person oral arguments since the coronavirus pandemic forced the proceedings to go virtual 19 months ago. The cases that this year's panel will cover are:

  • Carson v. Makin
  • Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization
  • New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen
  • Houston Community College System v. Wilson
  • City of Austin, Texas v. Reagan National Advertising of Texas Inc.


Alan Morrison, Lerner Family Associate Dean for Public Interest and Public Service Law; Professorial Lecturer in Law

Sonia Suter, The Kahan Family Research Professor of Law; Founding Director, Health Law Initiative

Elie Mystal, Justice Correspondent, The Nation

Catherine J. Ross, Lyle T. Alverson Professor of Law

Mark Joseph Stern (Moderator), Legal Analyst and Supreme Court Correspondent, Slate

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