Introducing Guest Blogger Zephyr Teachout

I’m delighted to introduce Professor Zephyr Teachout who will be a guest this month. Professor Teachout is an Associate Law Professor at Fordham Law School, where she teaches political law and p20090421_zephyr_teachout_18roperty law. She writes about political law and has just completed a manuscript for Harvard University Press on the meaning of corruption in American law. She is a member of the Board of Center for Rights, the Public Campaign Action Fund, and the Antitrust League. She is the former National Director of the Sunlight Foundation and the Director of Online Organizing for Howard Dean’s 2004 Presidential campaign. She began her career as a lawyer representing people on death row in North Carolina.

 

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5 Responses

  1. Joe says:

    With an important campaign finance case coming to the USSC, this is a timely invite. Didn’t know about her death row advocacy. Good show. Welcome.

  2. Shag from Brookline says:

    Speaking of corruption, it’s time to watch Casablanca again and think of the Citizens United decision: “What did you expect, this is SCOTUS.

  3. Joe says:

    Well, waiting for another sharp Kagan dissent.

  4. Shag from Brookline says:

    Ladies seem to know more about corruption than gentlemen, considering how the Constitution treated ladies until amended in the 20th century.

  5. Zephyr Teachout says:

    Thanks all! I’m hoping Kagan writes the majority…