Last updated on: 6/10/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Marci Hamilton, JD Biography

Title:
Professor of Law at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Position:
Con to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

“In response to the war on terrorism, the ACLU has gone into overdrive, telling the American people that the Administration is a reincarnation of the Star Chamber, and a danger to the Constitution. The ACLU is acting irresponsibly.”

Sep. 9, 2002

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law and founding director of the Cardozo Intellectual Property Law Program, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, 1990-Present
  • Columnist on constitutional issues, Findlaw Legal Commentary
  • Clerk, Associate Justice Sandra Day O’Connor of the US Supreme Court
  • Clerk, Chief Judge Edward R. Becker of the US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Lead counsel for the City of Boerne, Texas, in the landmark Supreme Court case, Boerne v. Flores, 1997
Education:
  • JD, University of Pennsylvania, 1988
  • MA, Pennsylvania State University, 1984
  • MA, Pennsylvania State University, 1982
  • BA, Vanderbilt University, 1979
Other:
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Does the ACLU Undermine the War on Terror?