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Prof. Bowman Comments on Mandatory Minimum Sentence for Convicted Heroin Dealer

February 24th, 2014

The Belleville News-Democrat recently interviewed Prof. Frank Bowman regarding the federal prison sentence for Sean D. McGilvery, the man accused of being former St. Clair County Circuit Judge Michael Cook’s heroin dealer. McGilvery was sentenced to 10

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The Nation Highlights Prof. Cherry’s Research

February 20th, 2014

Prof. Miriam Cherry was recently quoted and cited in an article by Moshe Z. Marvit of The Nation. Prof. Cherry’s current legal research focuses on employment and labor law in the virtual world. The article focused on

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ESPN Article Quotes Prof. Abrams on Football Concussions Act

February 14th, 2014

A new ESPN “Outside the Lines” article reports on the merits of the Youth Football Safety Act, which a member of the New York City Council will soon introduce. The act would require that a physician be

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Professors Uphoff and Litton Present at Seminar at the Missouri Capitol

February 12th, 2014

Missouri State Senator Joseph Keaveny invited Prof. Rod Uphoff and Prof. Paul Litton to hold a seminar in the state capitol for legislators and other stakeholders to explain the need for criminal procedure reforms proposed in Senate

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Mizzou Law Mock Trial Prevails at Regional Competition

February 11th, 2014

Mizzou Law’s Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Team prevailed for the second year at the Midwest Regional Black Law Students Association Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial competition in Minneapolis. Under the leadership of two returning members, 3L Melesa Johnson

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