Upcoming Events

Two Alumni to Speak at Mizzou Commencement Ceremonies

May 8th, 2018

During the weekend of May 11-13, the University of Missouri will conduct its spring commencement ceremonies. Ann K. Covington, ’77, former chief justice of the Supreme Court of Missouri, will…

Mizzou Law Hosts Discussion About Wrongful Convictions

April 2nd, 2018

Mizzou Law is hosting “The Exonerated: Surviving Justice,” a discussion about wrongful convictions with exonerees who spent decades behind bars for crimes they did not commit. The featured speakers will…

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit to Convene at School of Law

March 27th, 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit will convene at the School of Law on Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Judges Benton, Gruender and Melloy will hear oral arguments…

From Dred Scott to The Missouri Human Rights Act: Lecture to be Held April 5

March 23rd, 2018

The Dred Scott case is one of the most famous U.S. Supreme Court cases.  Little attention is paid, however, to Dred Scott’s trials in the St. Louis Circuit Court and…

Law School to Co-Host First Amendment Symposium at National Press Club

March 23rd, 2018

2018 Missouri-Hurley and Price Sloan Symposium Comes at Critical Time for Constitutional Protection The School of Law will co-host a First Amendment symposium, “Truth, Trust and the First Amendment in…