News & Events

Mizzou Law Team Advances to Quarterfinals of National Competition

April 13th, 2016

The School of Law team advanced to the quarterfinals of the National Trial Competition sponsored by the Texas Young Lawyers Association in Dallas, Texas. More than 300 mock teams from across the nation participated in the competition.

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State Policy Advocacy and Reform Center Publishes Professor C. Peters’ Brief

April 11th, 2016

The State Policy Advocacy and Reform Center, an advocacy group focused on the rights and well-being of children, has published Professor Clark Peters’ brief, “Measuring the Impact of Children’s Rights to Counsel: Advancing Child Due Process and

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Faculty, Alumna to Participate in Inaugural Unbound Book Festival

April 11th, 2016

Two law school faculty members and an alumna will participate in Columbia’s inaugural Unbound Book Festival. School of Law faculty members Michael Middleton and Chuck Henson will participate in a panel on the book Lloyd Gaines and

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Professor Beck Honored with Prestigious Kemper Fellowship

April 7th, 2016

Professor Mary Beck was presented with the William T. Kemper Fellowship for Teaching Excellence during a Family Violence Clinic meeting on April 6. The award was presented by MU Interim Chancellor Hank Foley, Commerce Bank Chairman Jim

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Journal of Church and State Publishes Article by Professor Esbeck

April 6th, 2016

The Journal of Church and State published Professor Carl Esbeck’s article “When Religious Exemptions Cause Third-Party Harms: Is the Establishment Clause Violated?” Professor Esbeck’s article is part of the ongoing conversation and commentary following the U.S. Supreme

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