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Foundation Press Publishes Professor Dessem’s Civil Procedure Textbook

March 29th, 2016

Foundation Press recently published Professor Larry Dessem’s textbook, Civil Procedure: Representing Clients in Civil Litigation. In the book, Professor Dessem focuses on the representation of clients by the lawyer, including the ethical issues presented by such representation,

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Missouri History Book Publishes Chapters by Dean Devine, Professor Abrams

March 28th, 2016

The University of Missouri Press has published Missouri Law and the American Conscience: Historical Rights and Wrongs, a collection of ten full-length essays on prominent events and themes in the state’s political and social heritage. Two of

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Mock Trial Team Advances to Texas Young Lawyers National Competition

March 25th, 2016

One of two Mizzou Law teams will compete in the in Dallas later this month. Team Gold won the regional competition in February, beating 23 other teams in the region to advance to nationals.  Among the top

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Mizzou Law Hosts Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District

March 25th, 2016

The Missouri Court of Appeals, Western District, will convene court at the School of Law on Thursday, April 7, 2016. A three-judge panel consisting of Chief Judge Alok Ahuja; Judge Mark Pfeiffer, ’92; and Judge Karen King Mitchell will hear oral

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When Fans Resort to Slurs and Vulgarity: Professor Abrams Suggests Immediate Response

March 21st, 2016

On Friday night, March 11, Catholic Memorial School downed Newton North High School, 77-73, in a Massachusetts basketball division title matchup. Catholic Memorial is an all-boys private college preparatory school in West Roxbury, and Newton South is a

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