Handouts and Presentations

2005 Joint Fall Seminar
September 21-24, 2005
Chicago, Illinois
Wyndham Chicago

Legal Services Staff Section
Research and Development Staff Section
Legislative Research Librarians


Missed the Meeting? We have collected many of the handouts and presentations for your viewing pleasure!


Speaker Biographies - Faculty from all sessions and plenaries.

Legislative Immunity/Privilege
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005

Evaluating Research Resources
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005

50-state Compilations
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005

Statutory Construction and Statutory Drafting
Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005

Legislative Documents 
Friday, Sept. 23, 2005

Friday, Sept. 23, 2005

Why Most of What We Have Been Taught about How to Write Paragraphs Just Won’t Do
Friday, Sept. 23, 2005

Breakfast Plenary:  LSSS Distinguished Scholar Series
Whither the Constitution and the Supreme Court?  An examination of the current debate over judicial ideology 
Saturday Sept. 24, 2005 

  • John Roberts, Judicial Ideology And Where the Court is Headed - Stephen Presser's presentation