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Bernstein Lectures on Threats to Civil Liberties

Professor David E. Bernstein was a guest lecturer at an Arizona State University (ASU) event sponsored by the ASU student chapter of the Federalist Society. The lecture took place on April 2 at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at ASU, located in Tempe, Arizona.

Bernstein, who is a nationally recognized expert on the Daubert Case, which argued on the admissibility of expert testimony, presented a lecture entitled, "Threats to Civil Liberties from Antidiscrimination Laws."

A past chairperson of the Association of American Law Schools Evidence section, Bernstein is also an expert on the "Lochner Era" of American constitutional jurisprudence. He is the author of Rehabilitating Lochner, forthcoming from Chicago Press, co-author of The New Wigmore: Expert Evidence (Aspen Law and Business 2003), and co-editor of Of Phantom Risk: Scientific Inference and the Law (MIT 1993). Bernstein is also the author of Only One Place of Redress: African-Americans, Labor Regulations, and the Courts from Reconstruction to the New Deal (Duke 2001).

Bernstein teaches Products Liability, Evidence, Constitutional Law I and II, and Expert and Scientific Evidence.