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Congratulations to the Polsinelli Moot Court Winners!

August 23rd, 2013

Congratulations to the winners of the 2013 Polsinelli Fall Moot Court Competition: Best Oral Advocate Nate Dunville Best 2L Brief Tyler Dunn Best 3L Brief Patty Yang

Faculty and Alumni Appointed to Joint Commission on Women in the Profession

August 21st, 2013

A School of Law professor and three alumni have been appointed to serve on the Joint Commission on Women in the Profession for The Missouri Bar. Professor Erin Morrow Hawley and Megan Elizabeth Phillips, ’97, were appointed

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Law Librarian Recognized by American Association of Law Libraries Black Caucus

August 20th, 2013

Needra Jackson, associate law librarian for collections in the Law Library, was recently recognized for excellence as a member of the American Association of Law Libraries (AALL) Black Caucus. Jackson serves on the community service committee, which

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Prof. Desnoyer Presents at ABA Annual Meeting

August 19th, 2013

Prof. Brad Desnoyer recently presented at the ABA Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Using superheroes as an example, he discussed the right of publicity and varying state case law. He then argued the need for a federal

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Self-Defense Law and Trayvon Martin Case Focus of Appearance by Professors Bowman and Trachtenberg

August 19th, 2013

Professors Frank Bowman and Ben Trachtenberg recently appeared on the KBIA show “Intersection” on to discuss stand-your-ground laws, self-defense doctrine and the trial of George Zimmerman for the killing of Trayvon Martin. Attorney Dale H. Roberts, ’87,

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