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Professors Hawley Urge the Supreme Court to Abandon Takings Clause Ripeness Doctrine

January 25th, 2013

Professors Josh and Erin Hawley have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to abandon its rule that property owners bringing Fifth Amendment Takings Clause challenges must attempt to obtain compensation for the alleged taking before bringing suit in

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Mizzou Law Student Stars in “Spring Awakening”

January 25th, 2013

Third-year Mizzou Law student Ashton Botts recently played one of the lead characters, Wendla, in the Capital City Players’ production of “Spring Awakening.” The musical, based on an 1890 play by the same name, chronicles the lives

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“The Time Bomb in Obamacare?” Prof. Lambert’s Article Cited by The Washington Post

January 24th, 2013

An article written by Prof. Thom Lambert was recently cited in George Will’s Washington Post article “The Time Bomb in Obama care?” Lambert offers the argument that the Affordable Care Act will suffer from the relationship between

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Law School Registrar Receives 2013 Vanguard Prize

January 23rd, 2013

Denise Boessen, the law school’s registrar, was selected as the recipient of the 2013 Vanguard Prize from the National Network of Law School Officers for outstanding professional achievement in support of student services. The award will be

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Podcast Features Prof. Abrams Discussing Diversity in Youth Sports

January 22nd, 2013

Prof. Doug Abrams recently appeared on “The Sports Edge” with Rick Wolff on WFAN radio in New York, focusing on diversity in youth sports. The discussion, which is now available as a podcast, related to an incident

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