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Family Court Review Publishes Article by Professor C. Peters

January 20th, 2016

Professor Clark Peters, a faculty member in the MU School of Social Work who has a courtesy appointment with the School of Law, recently published a new law review article in Family Court Review. The article, “Expressed-Interest

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The Texas Tribune Quotes Professor Oliveri on Fair Housing

January 19th, 2016

The Texas Tribune recently quoted Professor Rigel Oliveri on issues of integration and affordable housing in Dallas. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced new rules in July that emphasize the importance of ending

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ESPN Article on Paralyzed Player’s Lawsuit Quotes Professor Abrams

January 11th, 2016

Professor Doug Abrams was recently quoted in an ESPN article that discussed a paralyzed student football player and his lawsuit against the Pop Warner organization. The judge of the case allowed the claim to proceed against Pop

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Professor Esbeck Comments on a Post-Obergefell Lawsuit

January 8th, 2016

Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s same-sex marriage decision, the State of North Carolina enacted legislation permitting magistrates, for reasons of religious conscience, to decline to perform marriages. A federal lawsuit filed in December challenges the new legislation.

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Professor Hawley Provides Guest Commentary for SCOTUScast

January 4th, 2016

Professor Erin Morrow Hawley recently recorded a post-argument guest podcast for The Federalist Society on SCOTUScast about Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins. According to SCOTUScast, Robins sued Spokeo, Inc., under the Fair Credit Reporting Act and said that

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