Montana Law Review presents The Honorable James R. Browning Symposium on Election Law: The State of the Republican Form of Government in the States

September 27 & 28, 2012, University Center Ballroom


Thursday, September 27
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Keynote Address by Professor Lawrence Lessig of Harvard Law School

Friday, September 28
8:30 a.m. Introduction by Professor Anthony Johnstone
8:45 - 10:30 a.m. The Rules of a Republican Form of Government
10:45 - 12:30 The Administration of a Republican Form of Government
2:00 - 3:45 p.m. The Adjudication of a Republican Form of Government
4:00 - 5:45 p.m. Montana Panel

Professor Bill Marshall (UNC) Professor Richard Pildes (NYU) Professor Richard Hasen (UC Irvine)
Professor Edward Foley (OSU) Professor Michael Kang (Emory) Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy (Stetson)
Professor James Lopach (Montana) Professor Jeff Wiltse (Montana) Professor Robert Swartout (Carroll)
Allison Hayward (Center for Competitive Politics) Edwin Bender (Institute on Money in State Politics)
Andy Huff (Montana Assistant Attorney General) Jim Brown (Doney, Crowley, Payne, Bloomquist, P.C.)
Laughlin McDonald (ACLU) Former Montana Supreme Court Justices Leaphart and Regnier

All events are free and open to the public.
8 FREE General CLE credits. No registration required.

FURTHER INFORMATION:, (406) 243-2023,


Made possible by a grant from The Montana Federal Court Attorney Admission Fund Committee.

Posted 9/16/12