(Program to be published in the Agricultural Update.)
Drew L. Kershen, University of Oklahoma
When Endangered Species Are Not Celebrated Jumping Frogs from Calaveras County: Exploring the Commerce Clause Limits on Federal Land Use Regulation
John C. Eastman, Chapman University
Water and the Commerce Clause: The Supreme Court's Inconsistent Use of Metaphor
Christine A. Klein, Michigan State University
Jim Chen, University of Minnesota
Agriculture has provided the factual and contextual fount of many significant constitutional law decisions in the past. Today, agriculture is the source of two significant constitutional contours in federalism and commerce clause power:
This program features a speaker on each of these constitutional topics. After their presentations, a third speaker will comment on the presentations.
- Resource issues such as water and wildlife that emphasize the dormant commerce clause
- Federal environmental regulations of waters and land use that emphasize the scope and interpretation of the federal commerce clause.
Business Meeting at Program Conclusion