Longtime Supreme Court correspondent Lyle Denniston will give the first of three fall lectures at 5 p.m. today in the moot courtroom of the John and Frances Angelos Law Center (1401 N. Charles St., Baltimore 21201).
Denniston is visiting the University of Baltimore this academic year.
This evening’s talk, which marks Constitution Day, is titled “Is the Supreme Court a Political Institution? Yes, and No.”
Mark your calendars for Denniston’s next two lectures in the “Citizenship and Freedom: The Supreme Court and American Politics” series:
Oct. 20: “When the Politicians Pick the Voters”
Nov. 16: “Picking the Justices: A System in Disgrace”