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Emory – Respondent

Anushka Silva & Kylie Green

Atlanta, Georgia

Issues

The Emory Civil Rights and Liberties Competition will be held in person on October 7-9. 

This case presents issues under the Eighth Amendment concerning an anti-camping ordinance. 

The questions presented are as follows: 

 

  1. Whether Petitioner, who was arrested but not convicted under an anti-camping ordinance, has standing to seek prospective relief to enjoin enforcement of that ordinance on Eighth Amendment grounds.
  2. Whether Respondent’s anti-camping ordinance violates the Cruel and Unusual Punishment Clause of the Eighth Amendment. 

Coaches

Alumni Coach: Madison Boucher; Student Coach: Anna Donald

Scheduling Contact

Anna Donald (adonald@uchastings.edu)

Comments

A bench memo (and link for zoom practices) will be sent prior to practice. 

Practices

Date and Time Location Judges
Fri. September 9th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CLOSED - Zoom (pre-brief) [5 more spots]
Tue. September 13th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM CLOSED - Zoom (pre-brief) [5 more spots]
Sun. September 18th
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM CLOSED - Zoom (pre-brief) [5 more spots]
Tue. September 20th
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM CLOSED – Zoom [5 more spots]
Wed. September 21st
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 333-201 Zoe Gallagher Jake Zarone Narisa Abhasakun Michael Rhoads [1 more spot]
Thu. September 22nd
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Zoom Brooke Quesinberry Aditi Asthana Richard Ahne Brian Weikel Janelle Nunez [no more spots]
Sat. September 24th
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Room 333-101 Brooke Quesinberry Brianna Fluhrer [3 more spots]
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Room 333-101 Max Warren Omeed Askari [3 more spots]
Sun. September 25th
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM Zoom Brooke Quesinberry Rachel Choi Kayla Sparks Elliott Brooks Juliana Arruda [no more spots]
Mon. September 26th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 333-201 phillip agee Rae Musni [3 more spots]
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Room 333-201 Rachel Choi Hannah Rabkin Richard Ahne Leilani Lu Max Warren [no more spots]
Tue. September 27th
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Zoom Aditi Asthana Donato Catrina Janelle Nunez Kira Petersen Hailey Zanutto [no more spots]
Wed. September 28th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 333-201 Hannah Rabkin Prashanthi Manoharan Devin Goodman Zoe Gallagher Moushmi Gazula [no more spots]
Fri. September 30th
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Zoom Aditi Asthana phillip agee Mackenzie Cowles Kelly Perreault Juliana Arruda [no more spots]
Sat. October 1st
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Room 333-201 Brooke Quesinberry Aditi Asthana Donato Catrina Kayla Sparks Max DeWit [no more spots]
Sun. October 2nd
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Room 333-101 Clara Lane Omeed Askari [3 more spots]
Mon. October 3rd
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Room 333-203 phillip agee Rae Musni Omeed Askari Rizelle Dizon Matt Ganan [no more spots]
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Room 333-201 Leilani Lu Rachel Choi [3 more spots]
Tue. October 4th
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Zoom Aditi Asthana Janelle Nunez Mackenzie Cowles Prashanthi Manoharan Max DeWit [no more spots]
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Room 200-640 Max DeWit [4 more spots]
Thu. October 6th
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CLOSED - in Atlanta [5 more spots]