Tuesday, November 27, 2012 @ 7:10 PM to 9:00 PM – Speaker Dr. John Eastman
Dr. John Eastman is the Henry Salvatori Professor of Law & Community Service at Chapman University School of Law. He served as Dean from 2007 to 2010. He is also the founding director of the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, a public interest law firm. He has a Ph.D. in Government from the Claremont Graduate School and a J.D. from the University of Chicago Law School, and is Chairman of the Federalist Society’s Federalism & Separation of Powers practice group.
Prior to joining the Chapman law faculty, Dr. Eastman served as a law clerk to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas and Fourth Circuit Judge J. Michael Luttig, and practiced law with Kirkland & Ellis. Dr. Eastman has also represented numerous clients in important constitutional law matters, including the State of South Dakota in Sisney v. Reisch, challenging the constitutionality of federal spending for local state prisons; Nevada State Legislators in Angle v. The Legislature of the State of Nevada, challenging the validity of the Nevada Supreme Court’s mandamus to the legislature to ignore the 2/3 vote requirement for tax increases contained in the Nevada Constitution; and the Town of Castle Rock, Colorado before the U.S. Supreme Court in Castle Rock v. Gonzales, defending against a claim that government officials can be held constitutionally liable for failure to prevent private violence by others. On behalf of the Center for Constitutional Jurisprudence, he has participated as amicus curiae before the Supreme Court of the United States in more than 50 cases of constitutional significance.
We meet every second and fourth Tuesday of each month. All Oath Keepers including active & retired first responders (police, firemen, etc.) military/veterans, and citizen patriots are welcome. Please join us. We will discuss who we are, why we exist, and how we can take positive peaceful action. We also have several projects we need help with.