Philadelphia, PA – Arlen Specter, the longest-serving U.S. Senator in Pennsylvania’s history, will join the University of Pennsylvania Law School as an adjunct faculty member, starting in the fall of 2011. Specter, who left the Senate this month after 30 years in office and is a University of Pennsylvania alumnus, will teach a course on the relationship between Congress and the U.S. Supreme Court, focusing on separation of powers and the confirmation process.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School comments on the Christmas Village signage dispute.
Tobias Wolff of the Law School speaks on the prospect of repealing the 17-year old policy on gays in the military.
Tobias B. Wolff of the Law School says a Pentagon report negates opposition to the repeal of “don’t ask, don‘t tell.”