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Where do I Start with...Religious Liberty? (full hour)
Description: The past eight years have seen an unprecedented assault on religious liberty in America. How do we explain the importance of this basic right? We’ll talk about it with Lee Strang.
Lee Strang teaches law at the University of Toledo. Before that, he was a visiting Professor at Michigan State University College of Law and an Associate Professor at Ave Maria School of Law. Prior to teaching, Professor Strang served as a judicial clerk for Chief Judge Alice M. Batchelder of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. He was also an associate for Jenner & Block LLP in Chicago, where he practiced in general and appellate litigation. A prolific scholar, Professor Strang has published in the fields of constitutional law and interpretation, property law, and religion and the First Amendment. His most recent article, Originalism’s Subject Matter: Why the Declaration of Independence is Not Part of the Constitution, is forthcoming in the Southern California Law Review. Among other scholarly projects, he is currently editing a case book on constitutional law for LexisNexis, drafting a book tentatively titled Originalism's Promise and Limits, and writing a book on the history of Catholic legal education.