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What Makes a Great Lawyer: Hooding Ceremony Presentation by Judge Gerald Bard Tjoflat Now Available Online

May 21st, 2014

On May 18, the School of Law welcomed Judge Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals as the guest speaker at the school’s annual hooding ceremony. Judge…Read More

From the Courtroom to Cocoa Beans: Presentation Now Available Online

May 20th, 2014

During the spring semester, the law school was pleased to host a presentation by Shawn Askinosie, ’89, who had a successful career as a criminal defense attorney for nearly 20…Read More

Individual and Community Responsibility for Successful Ex-Offender Reentry: Prof. Mitchell Delivers Opening Address

May 15th, 2014

Prof. S. David Mitchell recently delivered the opening address at the Central Missouri Reentry Summit in Columbia. The conference was sponsored by the Boone County Offender Transition Network, the Pettis…Read More

Kansas City Star Publishes Prof. Lambert’s Op-ed on Tesla

May 14th, 2014

In an op-ed in The Kansas City Star, Prof. Thom Lambert, along with Prof. Michael Sykuta of the MU Department of Applied Social Sciences, argue that a bill pending in…Read More

Prof. Abrams Publishes Fifth Edition of Children and the Law Casebook

May 13th, 2014

West Academic has published the fifth edition of Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy and Practice, the lead author for which is Prof. Doug Abrams. One prominent reviewer has called…Read More