News & Events

Prof. Richard Reuben Speaks on Potential “Fresh Start” for Maryville, Mo., Case

October 29th, 2013

The Associated Press (AP) recently interviewed Prof. Richard Reuben about the action taken Thursday, Oct. 17, by Nodaway County, Mo., prosecutor Robert Rice. Rice’s March 2012 decision to drop charges against two teenage boys accused of sexually

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Prof. Hawley and the Becket Fund Ask Supreme Court to Review Hobby Lobby case

October 28th, 2013

Prof. Joshua Hawley and the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty have asked the Supreme Court of the United States to decide whether Hobby Lobby and other for-profit businesses may exercise the right to religious freedom by declining

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Missouri Bar Public Service Announcement Includes Prof. Abrams and Mizzou Law Alumni

October 24th, 2013

The Missouri Bar produced a 10-minute public service announcement, “The Missouri Plan: A Model for the Nation.” Initially approved by the voters in 1940, the Missouri Plan provides for merit selection of judges to the Supreme Court,

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Historical Introduction to Law and Religion in the West Includes Chapter by Prof. Esbeck

October 23rd, 2013

Prof. Carl H. Esbeck recently published a chapter in an anthology on law and religion in a multi-volume collection, Historical Introduction to Law and Religion in the West. The anthology is issued by Ashgate Publishing Ltd. in

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Prof. Strong Speaks at Brooklyn Law School

October 23rd, 2013

Professor S.I. Strong recently spoke at Brooklyn Law School as part of a symposium, “What Law Governs International Commercial Contracts? Divergent Doctrines and the New Hague Principles.” The event was held at the Dennis J. Block Center for the Study

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