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From Dred Scott to The Missouri Human Rights Act: Lecture to be Held April 5

March 23rd, 2018

The Dred Scott case is one of the most famous U.S. Supreme Court cases.  Little attention is paid, however, to Dred Scott’s trials in the St. Louis Circuit Court and…Read More

Law School to Co-Host First Amendment Symposium at National Press Club

March 23rd, 2018

2018 Missouri-Hurley and Price Sloan Symposium Comes at Critical Time for Constitutional Protection The School of Law will co-host a First Amendment symposium, “Truth, Trust and the First Amendment in…Read More

Student Symposium on Estates and Trusts

March 23rd, 2018

Members of Professor S.I. Strong’s Estates and Trusts class recently conducted a student symposium on recent developments and hot topics in probate law.  Topics included LGBT/race issues in estates and…Read More

U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District, to Convene at School of Law

March 19th, 2018

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Missouri will convene at the School of Law on Thursday, March 22, 2018. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Dennis Dow will hear oral arguments in…Read More

Professor Strong Publishes in Florida Law Review

March 16th, 2018

The Florida Law Review recently published a new article by Professor S.I. Strong.  “Congress and Commercial Trusts:  Dealing With Diversity Jurisdiction Post-Americold,” 69 Florida Law Review 1021 (2017), considers the United States…Read More