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Nine sitting law professors at major universities in Texas have drafted an open letter to lawmakers in their state who just approved a controversial "religious freedom" bill that would allow state-funded adoption agencies to discriminate against ...
But as a law professor and author of two books on private property, I was taken aback by Roth's prideful declaration that this fall Wesleyan "will begin offering courses to cover topics such as 'the philosophical and economic foundations of private ...
Dorman argued campus carry laws discourage professors from "progressive" coastal states from applying to teach at Kansas colleges, turning the state's institutions into "third-rate universities that will not find the cures, patent the drugs, train the ...
Lucy Marsh, a current law professor at DU, filed a complaint with the U.S. Equal employment Opportunity Commision (EEOC) in 2013 when she found out she was being paid thousands of dollars less than her male colleagues.
WFAE's Mark Rumsey spoke with Professor Guy Charles about the significance of this ruling. He's the founding director of the Duke University Law school Center on Law, Race, and politics. Charles says the short-term impact of the ruling is that, "you're ...
On Monday, attorneys for former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn notified the Senate Select Committee on intelligence that unless he gets immunity, Flynn will "respectfully decline" to abide by the subpoena the Committee issued that demanded ...
This shift to implement pricing algorithms should raise concerns for consumers, said Maurice Stucke, a professor in UT's College of Law. While there are antitrust tools in place to address overt pricing conspiracies or price fixing, the antitrust ...
Legal eagle Alan Dershowitz believes special counsel Robert Mueller will be good news for President Trump. "He's going to find no crime," Dershowitz predicted ...
William Jacobson, Clinical Professor of Law and Director of the Securities Law Clinic at Cornell Law school, joined WIBC Morning Host Tony Katz for an extremely fascinating and informative discussion about the appointment of a Former FBI director ...
Professor Donncha O'Connell of the school of Law at NUI Galway has been appointed by the government to the Commission on the Future of Policing in Ireland.
As tension among police and residents nationwide has led to calls for more police body cameras, a law professor and former officer is cautioning against knee-jerk adoption of body camera programs without contemplating the potential consequences.
George Washington University Law Professor Jonathan Turley rejected Tuesday any claims that President Donald Trump committed obstruction of justice by reportedly asking then-FBI Director James Comey to stop the agency's probe into ousted White House ...
A former law professor at DePaul University, American University and the University of Iowa, Richardson's academic work focuses on using theories from cognitive and social psychology to study criminal procedure, criminal law and policing. When the law ...
St. Mary's University Law Professor Gerald Reamey said even though Uresti is facing two federal indictments for an alleged Ponzi scheme, it is important to remember he is innocent until proven guilty.
"It's not a simple thing - especially in Pennsylvania," said criminal law expert and Professor at Duquesne University school of Law, Joseph Mistick. KDKA Legal Editor Julie Grant sat down with Professor Mistick to discuss Pennsylvania's Wiretapping ...
Many of my colleagues when I was a student in law school had Ph.D.s and MDs. Guess what didn't happen? Most professors didn't address those students as Doctor. One was even a professor in another department! So, to some degree, investment in a ...
A group of 158 law professors and scholars on Tuesday defended the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in a letter to top lawmakers, saying a bill to overhaul the Dodd-Frank Act would allow LAX lending standards to creep back into the financial system ...
Why have so many writers - including some Constitutional law professors - missed this? One reason is that 18th-century legal terms and categories were ... Institute, a free-market think tank in Denver. He was previously a constitutional law professor.
Donald Trump should be impeached because he "regards himself as above the law", a Harvard law professor has claimed.
Heather K. Gerken, newly named as the Sol and Lillian Goldman Professor of Law, is one of the country's leading experts on constitutional law and election law. Her appointment will be effective July 1. Also on July 1, Gerken will assume the deanship of ...
Planned Parenthood has long argued that federal funds aren't used on abortions. Its business model provides a wide array of medical services for women - including exams, mammograms, and contraception.
President Trump thinks he is above the law, Harvard professor Laurence Tribe said Sunday. "He has shown no respect for the rule of law, regards himself as above the law," tribe said on ABC's "This Week." "He thinks it's appropriate to essentially have ...
In the past, Laurence Tribe has said President Donald Trump is vulnerable to impeachment. But following the president's firing of FBI Director James Comey, tribe - a Harvard Law school professor and one of the nation's most prominent constitutional ...
Robert Hilder served for 16 years as a judge in Utah's Third District Court, graduated from the University of Utah and was an adjunct professor of law at the U. Hilder died April 26 of complications from esophageal cancer after being diagnosed in February.
Dershowitz is, of course, a prominent criminal defense attorney as well as a law professor (his clients have included O.J. Simpson and Claus von Bulow), so it's not entirely unexpected that he would be arguing for a narrower interpretation of criminal law.
This practice has been a thorn in the side of Matthew Sag, a professor at Loyola University Chicago school of Law, and the Associate Director for intellectual Property at the Institute for consumer Antitrust Studies.
WATCH: Constitutional law professor Laurence Tribe: Trump 'regards himself as above the law'. By ABC News | May 14, 2017.
Roger Shuy, a pioneer in the courtroom, believes that forensic linguistics can do for language crimes -- like bribery, blackmail, and extortion -- what DNA has ...
The calls for an impeachment investigation into President Trump have continued to mount in the wake of his controversial dismissal of FBI Director James Comey.
CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - Harvard Law Professor Laurence Tribe, one of the nation's most prominent constitutional scholars, has joined the Legal Advisory Board of the Campaign to Impeach Donald Trump Now, a growing national movement for an ...
Donald Trump's decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey was clearly an attempt to obstruct justice - a federal crime and, potentially, grounds for impeachment if true - a highly-respected constitutional law professor at Harvard has said. "That ...
It was a memo from the Dean of the University of Denver law school that Professor Lucy Marsh will never forget. The University said it was paying all female full law professors thousands of dollars less than their male counterparts for doing the same work.
Does Trump's decision to fire Comey meet the legal threshold of obstruction of justice? And is it too early to put impeachment on the table?
MORGANTOWN - The West Virginia State Bar and Legal Aid awarded the 2016 Distinguished Pro Bono Service Award to professor Marjorie McDiarmid in recognition of her staunched work as a public defender and her support of legal aid.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Among the newly announced federal judges selected by President Donald Trump is a Catholic law professor who once co-wrote a law review article on Catholic judges presiding over death-penalty cases. "Catholic judges must answer ...
It includes MSNBC host Joy-Ann Reid, Harvard Law school Professor Laurence Tribe, novelist Joyce Carol Oates, director Rob Reiner, Trump foil Rosie O'Donnell, and Mark Hamill, aka Luke Skywalker.
... law professor Joshua Weishart has been named one of six faculty members to receive the 2017 Foundation Award for Outstanding Teaching.
1024px-Appalachian_school_of_Law,_Grundy_Virginia Hillary Lynne Burgess was a visiting assistant law professor at Appalachian Law School for the 2015-16 academic year. According to a lawsuit filed last week, she alleges, inter alia, that she was ...
Cass Sunstein is professor at Harvard Law school. From 2009 to 2012, he was administrator of the White House Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs.
Bangkok - A landscape architecture professor, fresh law grad, office worker and school teacher were among five people charged along with a human rights lawyer last week for allegedly defaming the royal family.
Before President Trump took office, the CRA had been successfully invoked only one time, and the legal implications of introducing a "substantially similar" rule remain untested (Energywire, Feb. 1).
The law of Iowa is definite: when Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds succeeds to the governorship, she has the statutory power to appoint a new lieutenant governor.
Thirty-two University of Michigan Law school professors penned a letter of support for Michigan Supreme Court Justice Joan Larsen's nomination to the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals.
Hence, the law professor searches for meaning in the isolating world of legal scholarship. We take to the streets to get our message out.
Recruiting the best trained professors necessarily means recruiting from coastal areas and progressive college towns, where most people do not believe that randomly arming untrained students is a proper exercise of the Second Amendment's protection of ...
Stras is a former University of Minnesota law professor and a former law clerk to Justice Clarence Thomas. The nomination of another judge from the Supreme Court list, U.S.
Bard alleged that a group of law professors, most of whom held endowed chairs, threatened to take a no confidence vote about her to the press.
A Notre Dame law professor is in line for appointment to the U.S. Court of Appeals in Chicago. President Donald Trump nominated Amy Coney Barrett Monday to serve on the appeals court, according to a University of Notre Dame news release Monday.
We have joined a friend of the court brief of Constitutional law professors that explains why the travel ban violates one of the most fundamental rules of the First Amendment: The government cannot act on the basis of animus toward any particular ...
Austin, Texas - It was the nightmare scenario that had been at the heart of the debate over Texas' new law allowing concealed handguns on college campuses: a knife-wielding attacker stabbing and slashing his way through a crowd of panicked students ...





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