Prof. Frank Bowman

Associated Press Quotes Prof. Bowman on Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Juveniles

July 24th, 2014

Prof. Frank Bowman was recently quoted in an article published by the Associated Press about the Iowa Supreme Court’s recent ruling about mandatory minimum sentences for juveniles. The court ruled that juveniles “cannot be given mandatory sentences,”

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Prof. Bowman Comments on Mandatory Minimum Sentence for Convicted Heroin Dealer

February 24th, 2014

The Belleville News-Democrat recently interviewed Prof. Frank Bowman regarding the federal prison sentence for Sean D. McGilvery, the man accused of being former St. Clair County Circuit Judge Michael Cook’s heroin dealer. McGilvery was sentenced to 10

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The New York Times Recognizes Prof. Bowman’s Forthcoming Work

January 30th, 2014

Prof. Frank Bowman’s forthcoming Missouri Law Review article was recently quoted in a New York Times article addressing recent Supreme Court rulings banning mandatory life sentences for juveniles convicted of serious crimes, such as murder. The court applied

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Self-Defense Law and Trayvon Martin Case Focus of Appearance by Professors Bowman and Trachtenberg

August 19th, 2013

Professors Frank Bowman and Ben Trachtenberg recently appeared on the KBIA show “Intersection” on to discuss stand-your-ground laws, self-defense doctrine and the trial of George Zimmerman for the killing of Trayvon Martin. Attorney Dale H. Roberts, ’87,

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MU Corps of Discovery Lecture Featuring Prof. Bowman Now Online

April 4th, 2013

If you missed the March 12th Corps of Discovery lecture featuring Prof. Frank Bowman — “Homicidal History: Shootings, Stabbings, Lynchings, Melees, Massacres and the Legacy of the Civil War in Modern Missouri” — you can view it

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