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Virginia Journal Publishes Prof. Abrams’ Article About 12-Year-Old Girl’s 1973 Suit That Influenced Gender Equity in Sports

August 30th, 2013

The Virginia Journal Social Policy & the Law has published Prof. Doug Abrams’ latest article, “The Twelve-Year-Old Girl’s Lawsuit That Changed America: The Continuing Impact of NOW v. Little League Baseball, Inc. at 40.” In 1972, Little

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Law School Faculty Lead Workshops at the 2013 SEALS Annual Conference

August 29th, 2013

The 2013 Southeastern Association of Law Schools (SEALS) held its Annual Conference from August 4-10. Several School of Law faculty led workshops at the conference: Dean Gary Myers and Professors Robert Bailey, R. Lawrence Dessem, Joshua Hawley,

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Fox 2 St. Louis Interviews Prof. Desnoyer about School Transfers

August 28th, 2013

Fox 2 St. Louis’s magazine journalism program, The Jaco Report, recently aired an interview with Prof. Brad Desnoyer. He discussed the Missouri Supreme Court’s ruling upholding a state law requiring unaccredited school districts to pay for their

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Wall Street Journal Publishes Essay on Justice Holmes and Free Speech by Prof. Joshua Hawley

August 27th, 2013

Prof. Joshua Hawley explores Justice Holmes’s discovery of the right to free speech in a book review in the Wall Street Journal. Prof. Hawley contends that Holmes’s idiosyncratic defense of free speech sheds light on the First

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Prof. Trachtenberg Interviewed about Recent Ethical Issues in Law School Admissions

August 27th, 2013

The National Law Journal and the Wall Street Journal Law Blog recently interviewed Prof. Ben Trachtenberg about recent ethical controversies resulting in “pretty significant” bar sanctions for two former law school officials. Prof. Trachtenberg caught the national

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