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Professor Trachtenberg Discusses Monetary Compensation for Vacated Sentences with The Kansas City Star

December 5th, 2014

Professor Ben Trachtenberg was recently quoted in an article from The Kansas City Star about the civil lawsuit being filed by Ryan Ferguson’s attorney, Kathleen Zellner. Ferguson was convicted in the 2001 killing of Columbia Daily Tribune

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Removal of Ichthus Subject of Comment by Professor Esbeck

December 4th, 2014

Professor Carl Esbeck was recently quoted in an article from the Columbia Daily Tribune about the controversy over a Gulf War veterans memorial located on the Boone County (Mo.) Courthouse plaza. An ichthus, a Christian symbol, was

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Prof. Abrams Writes, Speaks About Local Government’s “Power of the Permit”

December 4th, 2014

In a new law review article, Professor Doug Abrams urges local government agencies to exercise their “power of the permit” to authorize use of public fields, gymnasiums and other sports facilities only by youth sports organizations that

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Mizzou Law Student Wins LexisNexis Full Year Tuition Contest

December 3rd, 2014

Second-year student Chris Shade was recently announced as the winner of the LexisNexis Full Year Tuition Contest. You can watch a video of the Vice President for LexisNexis Law Schools, Paul Speca, announce Shade as the winner

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Bilingual Legal Education Topic of Article by Professor Strong

December 3rd, 2014

Professor S.I. Strong recently published “Bilingual Legal Education in the United States: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?” in 64 Journal of Legal Education 354 (2014). In the piece, Professor Strong discusses the uses and benefits of

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