Stevens Lecture

Judge Carlos Lucero Discusses Lawyers' Role in Defending the Constitution at 2018 Stevens Lecture

Oct. 20, 2018

The Hon. Carlos F. Lucero, Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, delivered the 2018 John Paul Stevens Lecture, "A Constitutional Call to Arms and Reflections on a Judicial Career."

Suzette Malveaux

New Mexico District Court Judge Cites Professor Malveaux in Opinion Issuing a Injunction

Oct. 20, 2018

Hon. James O. Browning, U.S. District Court, New Mexico, cited an article, "Class Actions, Civil Rights, and the National Injunction," written by Suzette Malveaux, professor and director of the Byron White Center, in his opinion issuing an injunction in New Mexico Health Connections v. United States Department of Health and Human Services.

Suzette Malveaux

Suzette Malveaux: Bill Targets Nationwide Injunctions, Used to Thwart Trump Agenda (Bloomberg Law)

Sept. 10, 2018

Nationwide injunctions make sure people will be treated the same, Suzette M. Malveaux wrote in an article in July. “If an executive order is deemed unconstitutional, the plaintiffs alone should not benefit while others continue to suffer under its yoke,” Malveaux said.

Suzette Malveaux

Op-ed: Suzette Malveaux Discusses Travel Ban Case and the Ruling's Impact on National Injunctions (Bloomberg Law)

July 26, 2018

Op-ed: Professor Suzette Malveaux responds to Justice Thomas' concurrence in Trump v. Hawaii and discusses the travel ban case and how that ruling impacts national injunctions.

Suzette Malveaux

Professor Malveaux Cited in U.S. Supreme Court Travel Ban Decision

July 16, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court cited an article written by Suzette Malveaux, incoming Provost Professor of Civil Rights Law and director of the Byron R. White Center for the Study of American Constitutional Law.

Melissa Hart

Melissa Hart Named to Colorado Supreme Court

Dec. 14, 2017

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper named University of Colorado Law School Professor Melissa Hart to the Colorado Supreme Court.

Judge Lippman

New York’s Former Chief Judge to Discuss Access to Justice Sept. 26

Sept. 11, 2017

Jonathan Lippman, former chief judge of New York and a pioneer in addressing access to justice, will deliver the sixth annual John Paul Stevens Lecture.

Students in Mook court

Fourth Annual Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project a Success

Feb. 14, 2017

On Saturday, January 28, the University of Colorado Law School welcomed approximately 60 high school students from the Denver metro area as they competed in the fourth annual Colorado Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Moot Court Competition , hosted by the Byron R. White Center . The student competitors delivered oral arguments...

Constitution Day

Promoting Constitutional Literacy in High Schools Across the State

Sept. 19, 2016

Students, alumni, and local attorneys volunteer to teach lessons to high school classrooms across the state as part of the Constitution Day Project hosted by the White Center.

Sonia Sotomayor

Justice Sotomayor Addresses Large Crowds with Message of Perseverance

Sept. 6, 2016

U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Sonia Sotomayor, appointed in 2009 as the first Hispanic member on the bench of the nation’s highest court, spoke during a fireside chat-style event to an audience of nearly 1,800 at CU Boulder’s Macky Auditorium on Sept. 2. 

 Justice Sotomayor, a self-described antsy type...