Senior Editor, Legal Correspondent and Host of Amicus podcast
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Dahlia Lithwick is a senior editor at Slate and the host of the podcast Amicus. She is also the author of the bestselling book Lady Justice: Women, the Law, and the Battle to Save America. She writes Supreme Court Dispatches and has covered the Microsoft trial and other legal issues for Slate. Before joining Slate as a freelancer in 1999, she worked for a family law firm in Reno, Nevada. Her work has appeared in The New Republic, Elle, The Ottawa Citizen, and The Washington Post. She is co-author of Me v. Everybody: Absurd Contracts for an Absurd World, a legal humor book. She is a graduate of Yale University and Stanford Law School.
Slate Presents: Amicus Podcast Live — End of Affirmative Action
Join host Dahlia Lithwick for an always-timely show about the law, the Supreme Court justices who interpret it for the rest of America, and impending rules that could soon upend America's affirmative action laws.
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