Program in Public Law

Program in Public Law

The Program in Public Law promotes better understanding of our nation’s public institutions, of the Constitutional framework in which they function, and of the principles and laws that apply to the work of public officials.
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Upcoming Events

  • "Griswold" at 50: Reproductive Justice, Past and Present

    Thursday, March 26, 2015 • 12:30 PM • Law School 3041

    Please join the American Constitution Society, the Program in Public Law, the Women Law Students Association, Law Students for Reproductive Justice, and the Law and History Society for a panel discussion on the 50th anniversary of the landmark decision in Griswold v. Connecticut. This panel will feature Professor Neil Siegel (Duke), Professor Katharine Bartlett (Duke), Professor Maxine Eichner (University of North Carolina), and Kristine Kippins (Center for Reproductive Rights) discussing historical and current issues in reproductive justice. Lunch will be provided. Sponsored by ACS. For more information, please contact Ana Apostoleris at

  • Duke-Yale Foreign Relations Law Roundtable

    Saturday, October 3
    ALL DAY | Room 3000
    Duke Law School