Faculty News

Teaching Legal History Focus of Essay by Prof. Abrams

November 6th, 2013

The October issue of the American Journal of Legal History presented a symposium on “Teaching Legal History in U.S. Law Schools.” The symposium contains essays about techniques, objectives, lawyering skills and other questions from more than 30

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Students, Alumni Participate in Symposium on International Commercial Arbitration

November 5th, 2013

Members of Prof. S.I. Strong’s International Commercial Arbitration seminar participated in a mock symposium on Nov. 2. The event, which was held in the law school courtroom and was open to the public, included a keynote presentation from Mizzou Law alumnus

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Prof. Abrams Publishes “An Open Letter to Boys About Sexual Abuse”

October 31st, 2013

Prof. Doug Abrams’ latest sports blog column, “An Open Letter to Boys About Sexual Abuse,” discusses teenage boys’ legal obligations in light of nationally reported stories of sexual abuse by high school athletes in Steubenville, Ohio, last

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Prof. Richard Reuben Speaks on Potential “Fresh Start” for Maryville, Mo., Case

October 29th, 2013

The Associated Press (AP) recently interviewed Prof. Richard Reuben about the action taken Thursday, Oct. 17, by Nodaway County, Mo., prosecutor Robert Rice. Rice’s March 2012 decision to drop charges against two teenage boys accused of sexually

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Prof. Hawley and the Becket Fund Ask Supreme Court to Review Hobby Lobby case

October 28th, 2013

Prof. Joshua Hawley and the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty have asked the Supreme Court of the United States to decide whether Hobby Lobby and other for-profit businesses may exercise the right to religious freedom by declining

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