Prof. S. David Mitchell

Arrest Rate Disparities Topic of Interview Featuring Professor Mitchell

March 4th, 2015

Professor David Mitchell was interviewed for a story, “TARGET 8: Report Shows Arrest Rate Disparities in Missouri,which aired on KOMU News on February 16. He discussed the negative interactions between law enforcement and communities often begins

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Supreme Court Judge Speaks at Lloyd L. Gaines Scholarship Banquet

February 13th, 2015

Missouri Supreme Court Judge George Draper III recently spoke at the Lloyd L. Gaines Scholarship Banquet, an event organized by the law school’s Black Law Students Association. Judge Draper spoke on the banquet’s theme, “Pressing Toward the

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Advisory Committee Chaired by Professor Mitchell to Hold Open Hearing

February 10th, 2015

The Missouri Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights, for which Professor David Mitchell serves as chair, will hold a hearing in St. Louis on February 23 “to examine police and community interactions and

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Missouri Amendment 5 Faces Legal Challenge: Professor Mitchell on KOMU-TV

December 18th, 2014

Professor Mitchell was recently interviewed by KOMU-TV News on whether a non-violent felon should be permitted to possess a firearm. In the case before the Missouri Supreme Court, Marcus Merritt is challenging a statutory restriction that bars

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Professor Mitchell Presents to Kinder Forum on Constitutional Democracy

December 15th, 2014

Professor S. David Mitchell recently gave a talk at the University of Missouri’s Kinder Forum on Constitutional Democracy Society of Fellows dinner. In his presentation, Enduring Hypocrisy: How Felon Disenfranchisement Laws and Collateral Consequences Deny Full Citizenship,”

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