Faculty

Prof. Eric Freedman Affirms US District Court’s Ruling That House Ban on Acorn Grants Is Unconstitutional

Professor Eric M. Freedman was quoted in the following New York Times article.

House Ban on Acorn Grants Is Ruled Unconstitutional
By Janie Lorber
December 11, 2009

EXCERPT:

That provision plays a crucial, but rarely necessary, role in maintaining the balance of powers, said Eric M. Freedman, a professor of constitutional law at Hofstra Law School. “It says that the Congress may not act as judge, jury and executioner. That is precisely what the Congress sought to do in this case, and the district court was entirely right to enjoin it.”

Latest Tweets

  • Watch Prof. @jamesjsample discuss articles of impeachment and the latest on the impeachment process with… https://t.co/dsiFA438ol
    about 4 days ago
  • Prof. Fred Klein Presents to Nassau County District and County Court Judges on New Criminal Discovery Law in New Yo… https://t.co/0gnceVkLZQ
    about 5 days ago
  • Prof. Andrew Schepard Presents on Forensic Parenting Evaluations at 10th Judicial District 3rd Annual Matrimonial C… https://t.co/XEeEnJx6vh
    about 5 days ago
  • Prof. Norman Silber Presents on the ‘Revolt Against the Regulation of Philanthropy’ at 2019 ARNOVA Annual Conference https://t.co/eSw9yEQNHR
    about 5 days ago
  • Article by Prof. Norman Silber on Foreign Interference in National Elections Published in Northwestern University L… https://t.co/xh6W6WYZfP
    about 5 days ago
  • Watch Prof. @jamesjsample discuss the latest regarding the impeachment inquiry with @PIXScott on @PIX11News:… https://t.co/p3nyM9uoc1
    about 5 days ago

Archives