Professor Kende blogs about Supreme Court nominee's confirmation hearing
Professor Mark Kende
Professor Mark Kende, the James Madison chair of constitutional law and director of the Constitutional Law Center at Drake University Law School, is writing a blog
for the Des Moines Register about U.S. Supreme Court nominee Elena Kagan's confirmation hearing.
Kende has co-taught constitutional law classes with two current U.S. Supreme Court justices. In 2009, Cambridge University Press published his book, "Constitutional Rights in Two Worlds: South Africa and the United States."
His blog covers a variety of topics for each day of the hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee. His most recent posts today cover the following topics:
•Who are the Judicial Activists?
•More on Don't Ask, Don't Tell and Commerce
•Election Concerns and Umpires
Live video of the confirmation hearing is available on the USA Today website