Docket ~ Legal agenda and live webcasts for Friday, September 17

Here's a run-down of law-related events, expected developments and live webcasts on JURIST's docket for Friday, September 17th.

The Florida Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether the Ralph Nader ticket should appear on the Florida ballot in November. Read filings in the case and watch a live webcast of the oral arguments, scheduled to begin at 8 AM ET.

The US House and Senate are not considering any legislation today and there are no committee meetings scheduled.

The Cato Institute Center for Constitutional Studies is hosting a symposium on The Supreme Court: Past and Prologue ~ A Look at the October 2003 and October 2004 Terms. Beginning at 11 AM ET, watch a live webcast of the symposium or listen to audio of the event.

The UN Security Council will meet at 10 AM ET to discuss the situation in Liberia, the situation in Sierra Leone, the situation in Afghanistan, and the situation in the Middle East. Watch a live webcast of Friday's meeting. A vote on the revised US draft resolution on the situation in the Darfur region of Sudan, originally expected on Friday, is now not expected until Saturday.

 

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