RNLA Virtual Webinar
A Discussion on Supreme Court Case Moore v. Harper
Counsel for Petitioners, North Carolina Legislature
Professor at University of Iowa College of Law
Friday, December 9th
2:00 p.m. ET
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Join RNLA for a live discussion with the Counsel for Petitioners David Thompson and Law Professor Derek Muller on one of the most important Supreme Court cases of this term, Moore v. Harper. This webinar will take a deep dive into the independent state legislature theory and how it can be applied to ensure judicial activists cannot interfere with free and fair elections.
David Thompson is the Counsel of Record for the North Carolina Legislature in the Moore v. Harper Supreme Court case. He is also the Managing Partner of Cooper & Kirk and joined the firm at its founding. Mr. Thompson has extensive trial and appellate experience in a wide range of matters. He has litigated cases in over 30 federal district courts, argued in each of the 13 federal circuit courts of appeal, and argued before the U.S. Supreme Court, as well as many state courts. Mr. Thompson was awarded an A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Harvard University in 1991, where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. In 1994, Mr. Thompson received a J.D. degree, cum laude, from Harvard Law School.
Professor Derek Muller holds the Ben V. Willie Professorship in Excellence at the University of Iowa College of Law, and he is a nationally-recognized scholar in the field of election law. His research focuses on the role of states in the administration of federal elections, the constitutional contours of voting rights and election administration, the limits of judicial power in the domain of elections, and the Electoral College. Professor Muller teaches Election Law, Federal Courts, Civil Procedure, and Evidence.
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The RNLA seeks to promote open, fair and honest elections at all levels of American society in a non-discriminatory manner and to provide access to the polls to all qualified and eligible voters.