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Law professor to speak about Constitutional canon

November 9, 2009
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Ian Bartrum
Ian Bartrum, assistant professor of law at Drake University, will give a lecture on "The Constitution and the Canon" on Friday, Nov. 13, as part of Drake's Humanities Center Colloquium Series.

The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will begin at 3:30 p.m. in the Medbury Honors Lounge, 2730 Forest Ave.

Significant cases and texts that are canonical within constitutional argument and law will be examined during the lecture.

Bartrum has a bachelor's degree in history from Hamilton College, a master's of law from Yale Law School and a law degree from Vermont Law School. He joined the Drake Law School faculty this fall after serving as the Irving S. Ribicoff fellow at Yale Law School.

For more information, contact the center's director, Joseph Schneider, at 515-271-2158 or joseph.schneider@drake.edu.