ALI’s work in the original Model Penal Code has been cited in a New York Times article addressing the current discussion around proposed changes in state abortion laws. The article mentions the Code’s inclusion of rape and incest exceptions when proposing a model abortion law.
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At this year’s 96th Annual Meeting, Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts Jr. presented ALI's Henry J. Friendly Medal to Retired U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy.
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The below article originally appeared in SCOTUSblog.com. Additional coverage on this year's Friendly Medal presentation is also featured on Blooomberg Law.
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The American Law Institute presented Retired U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony M. Kennedy with the Henry J. Friendly Medal at the Institute’s 96th Annual Meeting. The Honorable John G. Roberts, Jr., Chief Justice of the United States, presented the award.
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The 2019 Annual Meeting opened this morning with a welcome from ALI President David F. Levi. Nine projects appear on this year’s agenda, each with Sections that may be voted on for approval.
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