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Sen. Joseph Biden, Jr., to speak at Loyola University New Orleans School of Law

Loyola press release - March 17, 1999

(New Orleans)—Loyola University New Orleans School of Law announces a lecture featuring Sen. Joseph Biden, Jr., (D—Delaware) on Wednesday, April 7, at 6 p.m. in the Gisevius Appellate Moot Court Room 308 of the law school. The law school is located on Loyola’s Broadway Campus, 526 Pine Street.

Biden will discuss the Constitutional issues surrounding impeachment. Biden has served in the U.S. Senate since 1973 and currently is the senior Democrat on the Foreign Relations Committee and a member the Judiciary Committee. He is the author of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act that includes the Violence Against Women Act, the first comprehensive law to address gender-based crimes. Biden has been an adjunct professor at Widener University School of Law where he teaches a seminar in constitutional law.

The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Barbara Wilson in the School of Law at 861-5762.