Carson v. Makin, Parental Choice, and Religious Liberty
'The Case for Parental Choice: God, Family, and Educational Liberty' by John E. Coons
• 12:30 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. (3140 Eck Hall of Law): A panel of school choice and religious liberty experts will discuss the implications of the Supreme Court's recent decision in Carson v. Makin, which held that religious schools must be included in private-school-choice programs. Books will be available at the in-person event, and catering will be provided.
The panelists include Michael Bindas (Institute for Justice); Michael Helfand (Pepperdine Law School); Michael Moreland (Villanova Law School); and Laura Wolk Slavis (Becket Law).
• 3:30 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. (Zoom): At this virtual book launch, Dean G. Marcus Cole, Jack Coons, and other scholars and advocates will discuss the book and the state of the current school choice movement.
• 5:00 p.m.: The Institute for Justice's Short Circuit podcast will feature an episode on The Case for Parental Choice. Nicole Stelle Garnett and Richard W. Garnett will participate, as well as Jack Coons and Michael Bindas, who argued the Carson case.
We hope you'll join us on March 30!