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ESPN Interviews Prof. Uphoff about Pistorius Trial

April 16th, 2014

Prof. Rodney Uphoff was interviewed live on ESPN television by phone recently about the Oscar Pistorius murder trial in South Africa. He spoke about the implications of what the defense…Read More

Mizzou Law Alum Turned Social Entrepreneur to Speak in Hulston Hall

April 15th, 2014

On Wednesday, April 16, in Room 5 of Hulston Hall, Mizzou Law Alum Shawn Askinosie, ’89, will share his story of how chocolate shaped his career path and help him…Read More

Zero Tolerance Policies Subject of Prof. Mitchell’s Presentation

April 15th, 2014

Prof. S. David Mitchell presented a work-in-progress, “Zero Tolerance Policies: Criminalizing Childhood and Disenfranchising the Next Generation of Citizens,” at the Midwestern People of Color Legal Scholarship held at the…Read More

Prof. Litton on Psychology and Criminal Law

April 15th, 2014

Prof. Paul Litton’s forthcoming article, “Is Psychological Research on Self-Control Relevant to Criminal Law?” has been “highly recommended” on the widely-read Legal Theory Blog, run by Georgetown Law’s Prof. Lawrence…Read More

Prof. Hawley Involved in Recent Supreme Court Hobby Lobby Case

April 14th, 2014

On Tuesday, March 25, the Supreme Court of the United States heard oral arguments on Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., the case involving the Affordable Care Act’s contraceptive mandate.…Read More