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TV’s Impact on Culture and Legal Writing: New Article by Professor Abrams

September 13th, 2016

The Marquette Law Review’s new issue carries Professor Doug Abrams’ article, “References to Television Programming in Judicial Decisions and Lawyers’ Advocacy.” The abstract of the article reads: Think of the poor judge who is reading . .

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Professor Esbeck Notes 20th Anniversary of the Faith-Based Initiative

September 9th, 2016

Professor Carl H. Esbeck recently co-wrote an article for the Religious Freedom Institute. In the blog posting, “Two Decades of Bipartisan Cooperation on Government Funding and Religion…this can’t possibly be about the U.S.,” he surveys the history

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Respectful Legal Writing Discards Outdated Identifiers: Professor Abrams in the Journal of the Missouri Bar

September 6th, 2016

On May 20, President Obama signed legislation that, passed unanimously in the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives, amended two federal acts that were written in the 1970s. The acts referred to persons by such names

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Professor Abrams Noted for Sportsmanship Articles

September 1st, 2016

Professor Doug Abrams was recently noted in a column, “The Lesson in Hope Solo Needs to Filter Down to Youth Ballfields,” that appeared in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch by journalist Tony Messenger. The subject of the article,

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Professor Conklin Appointed to American Bar Association Subcommittee

August 31st, 2016

Professor Carli N. Conklin recently was appointed to serve on the Arbitration Subcommittee of the American Bar Association Law Student Division’s Competitions Committee. Professor Conklin joins Kristen Blankley (Nebraska), Kelly Feeley (Stetson) and Maureen Weston (Pepperdine) on

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