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Prof. Hawley Quoted in St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Same-Sex Couples Filing Joint Tax Returns

January 16th, 2014

Prof. Joshua Hawley was recently quoted by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch about the lawsuit surrounding Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s recent decision to grant same-sex couples married in other states the ability to file joint tax returns. The

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Prof. Conklin Presents at Washington University School of Law

January 15th, 2014

Prof. Carli N. Conklin recently presented her work on the historical meaning of the “pursuit of happiness” at the Washington University School of Law’s Regional Junior Faculty Workshop. Prof. Conklin was one of eight junior faculty members

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Dean Myers Participates in Roundtable at AALS Annual Meeting

January 10th, 2014

Dean Gary Myers served as a panelist at the Association of American Law Schools Annual Meeting in New York. At the law school dean’s section annual meeting, he participated in a roundtable discussion on the topic, “Managing

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Disabled Children in Sports Focus of Prof. Abrams’ Op-Ed in Post-Dispatch

January 7th, 2014

Each December, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial page publishes Prof. Doug Abrams’ op-ed article presenting the year’s “Top 5 Youth Sports Stories.” By showing the support that youth athletes with disabilities win from other players, this year’s

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NBC News Article Includes Prof. Wells as a First Amendment Expert

December 20th, 2013

Prof. Chris Wells was recently quoted by NBC News in an article about banning The Anarchist Cookbook, which was written by William Powell and published in 1971. The book has been cited by law enforcement officials as

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