The Value of Dissent: A Conversation with Judge Patrick J. Bumatay

January 12, 2023 • 12:30 PM • Law School 3041

A critical aspect of American Democracy is the ability to hold dissenting views. But how exactly does dissent contribute to a healthy democracy? To discuss the value of dissent as well as his life and journey to the bench, join us for a conversation with Ninth Circuit Judge Patrick J. Bumatay. Rise Biscuits will be provided for lunch. Sponsored by The Federalist Society. For more information, please contact Thomas Fogarty at