Constitution Day - Sept. 17, 2012
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San Antonio College Political Science, History and Criminal Justice will present Constitution Day 2012, Monday, Sept. 17.
It is free, and open to the public.
"It's the greatest Constitution that was ever written. It affects your liberties, everything you do, everything your parents do, and everything I do. It's so important to learn everything about our Constitution and to honor it and revere it," said Sen. Robert Byrd.
San Antonio College
1300 San Pedro, 78212
Nursing Allied Health Complex, Room 218 A&B
Monday, Sept. 17, 2012
9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Justice Steven C. Hilbig, Fourth Court of Appeals, Texas
9 to 10:50 a.m. - Application of the Constitution in Your Life
Robert L. Summers, Professor St. Mary’s University,
10-10:50 a.m. - International Law & the Constitution
Roger Enriquez, Chairperson Criminal Justice UTSA
11-11:50 a.m. – The Constitution & Criminal Justice
Walter “Bud” Paulissen, Chief, Major Crimes Unit, San Antonio Division, US Attorney’s Office, Western District of Texas
12-12:50 p.m. – The Living Constitution
Marshall Lloyd, 210-486-0989
U.S. Sen. Robert Byrd of West Virginia added the Constitution Day clause to the 2005 federal spending bill. All publicly funded schools, colleges and universities are required to teach about the U.S. Constitution every Sept. 17th, which is the date in the Constitution was signed in 1787.