Faculty News

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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Federal Contracting and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act Subject of Blog Post by Prof. Esbeck

July 24th, 2014

An executive order signed by President Obama has generated debate among academics concerning federal contracting and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Prof. Carl Esbeck’s contribution to the controversy is found at this blog http://berkleycenter.georgetown.edu/rfp/blog/non-discrimination-executive-order-and-religious-freedom/responses/differences-real-and-rhetorical.

Prof. Abrams Named to Sports Health, Safety and Nutrition Board

July 23rd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams was named to the six-member board of directors of the MomsTEAM Institute. The Boston-based organization continues MomsTEAM’s “fourteen-year mission of providing comprehensive, well-researched information to youth sports parents, coaches, athletic trainers, and other health

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Mindfulness and the Study and Practice of Law: Prof. Reuben Quoted

July 22nd, 2014

Prof. Richard Reuben was recently quoted at length in an article published in the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journals, the largest legal newspapers in those cities, about the incorporation of mindfulness into the study and

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“Ban the Box” Legislation Topic of Recent Interviews by Prof. Mitchell

July 17th, 2014

Prof. S. David Mitchell was recently interviewed on HuffPost Live in a segment called “Disclosing A Criminal Record When Job Hunting”, where he discussed the “Ban the Box” movement, and by the Columbia Daily Tribune in “Ban

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