News & Events

Client Counseling Competition Winners Announced

January 26th, 2015

The Mizzou Law Board of Advocates recently announced the winners of the 2015 Client Counseling Competition: 1L Abigail Thomas and 3L Elizabeth Kiesewetter. Runners-up were 3L Whitney Fay and 2L Kayla Jackson. Congratulations to these students!

Professor Trachtenberg Discusses Mistrial in Local Case

January 22nd, 2015

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in a story from KOMU about the case of Brian Adkison, who has been charged with burglary, rape and deviate sexual assault. Adkison’s trial resulted in a mistrial, according to the

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Law School Trial Featured in Columbia Daily Tribune

January 21st, 2015

The School of Law’s Historical and Theatrical Trial Society presented “Salem Witch Trials: The Trial of the Accuser” in September, and the performance was recently featured in the Columbia Daily Tribune’s review of the fall 2014 theater

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Title IX Procedures Explained by Professor Trachtenberg

January 20th, 2015

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in a story from the Columbia Daily Tribune about the University of Missouri’s procedures for hearing “cases of professors being accused of sexual discrimination under Title IX,” according to the article.

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Lifetime Gag Order Subject of Comments by Professor Trachtenberg

January 15th, 2015

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in a story in The Wall Street Journal about the lawsuit filed by one of the members of the grand jury that heard evidence in the case of the shooting of

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