Prof. Ben Trachtenberg

Professor Trachtenberg Testifies on Two Bills Concerning Police-Involved Shootings and Deaths

March 2nd, 2017

Professor Ben Trachtenberg testified at a public hearing before the Missouri House Committee on Crime Prevention and Public Safety on House Bill 41. This bill specifies that “if charges are filed against a law enforcement officer based

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Faculty Present to Missouri Attorney General Conference

September 28th, 2016

Two members of the Mizzou Law faculty recently presented at an annual conference held by the Missouri Attorney General’s Office (AGO). During the eighth annual Continuing Legal Education Conference, speakers included Professors Chuck Henson and Ben Trachtenberg.

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Universities Should Encourage Teams to Create Casebooks: Professor Trachtenberg Proposes Free Casebooks Plan

July 25th, 2016

Professor Ben Trachtenberg recently published an article in the Saint Louis University Law Journal’s “teaching issue” on reducing the cost of law school textbooks to the price of printing, which for electronic versions is zero. Professor Trachtenberg

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Mizzou Law Faculty Named to Committee on Protests, Public Spaces, Free Speech and the Press

January 29th, 2016

Three Mizzou Law faculty members were recently named to the MU Ad Hoc Joint Committee on Protests, Public Spaces, Free Speech and the Press, which was created by Chancellor Hank Foley and Chair of Faculty Council Ben

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Professor Trachtenberg to Publish Article on Grand Juries

September 22nd, 2015

Associate Professor of Law Ben Trachtenberg recently posted his essay “No, You ‘Stand Up’: Why Prosecutors Should Stop Hiding Behind Grand Juries” to the Social Science Research Network. The essay will also be published in a forthcoming

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