Can governments engage in unconstitutional discrimination? Stetson presents symposium on animus and bias in the law on April 20

Stetson University College of Law presents a symposium on the concept of the Supreme Court’s emerging animus doctrine and bias in the law from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. on April 20 on the Gulfport campus, 1401 61st St. S.

The symposium is complimentary and open to the public with registration. The program will also be available via webcast, for those who cannot attend.

Panels include:

  • 9:15-10:45 a.m.: Animus and Its Discontents
  • 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m.: Animus and the Religion Clauses
  • 1:15-1:45 p.m.: Lunch Keynote with Brooklyn Law School professor William D. Araiza
  • 2-3:45 p.m.: Animus in Various Contexts
  • 3:45-4 p.m.: Concluding Thoughts

The symposium begins with breakfast at 8:30 a.m., followed by a welcome at 9 a.m.

For more information and to register, visit