For today’s show, we present part 2 of Carousel’s annual SCOTUS roundup about some of the major U.S. Supreme Court decisions coming out of the latest session.
For the first half, law professor Robert Yablon breaks down Brnovich v. Democratic National Committee and Americans for Prosperity Foundation v. Bonta, two cases that could have an impact on voting rights and campaign finance laws.
Then, education professor Kirsten Hextrum talks about what the NCAA decision means for college sports and what’s happening with college athletes across the country.
Robert Yablon is an associate professor of law at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, where he teaches about civil procedure, federal jurisdiction, and the law of democracy. His research interests include political and election law, constitutional law, federal courts, and statutory interpretation.
Kirsten Hextrum is an assistant professor of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and a faculty affiliate in Women’s and Gender Studies at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Hextrum is a former NCAA Division I two-time national champion rower and is now a nationally-recognized expert on college sport access, equity, and diversity. She is the author of Special Admission: How College Athletic Recruitment Favors White Suburban Athletes (Rutgers University Press, 2021).