Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Tenn Law Review - New Frontiers In The Second Amendment

The Tennessee Law Review will be hosting a symposium on the Second Amendment this Saturday in Knoxville. The symposium will feature a number of Second Amendment scholars including Glenn Reynolds, Stephen Halbrook, and David Kopel. It will have three panels discussing state regulation, the Second Amendment in the "academy", and the reach of the Second Amendment after Heller and McDonald.

The symposium will take place at the UT School of Law located at 1505 W. Cumberland Avenue in Knoxville. Free parking is available in the White Avenue parking lot. Entrance to the law school is from White Avenue.

The Tennessee Law Review will be publishing the papers presented in an upcoming issue of the Tennessee Law Review (81:3 Spring 2014).  The cost for this issue will be $10 plus postage and can be ordered from TLR.

If you live within driving distance, this sounds like a good way to spend a Saturday morning if you have an interest in Second Amendment scholarship. Oh, and did I mention that this symposium is free? Knoxville is right at a two hour drive for me and I'm going to do my damnedest to be there.

The schedule and list of speakers is below:

Tennessee Law Review
New Frontiers in the Second Amendment
Panel Schedule—March 1, 2014

Cottone and Reynolds*
State Regulation and the Second Amendment
O’Shea* and Halbrook*
The Second Amendment in the Academy
Wolitz,* Reynolds, Denning, Kopel, O’Shea, Pratt, and Blackman
Defining the Reach of Heller and McDonald: Second Amendment Penumbra and First Amendment Corollaries
Kopel,* Pratt,* Denning,* and Blackman*

* Indicates article presentation

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