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Board of Advocates Sends Two Teams to ABA Labor & Employment Mock Trial Competition

November 18th, 2014

Two Mizzou Law Board of Advocates teams recently participated in the American Bar Association’s Labor & Employment Mock Trial Competition in Chicago. Out of 18 teams, Team Black was one of four teams that moved on to

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International Business Times Quotes Professor Frank Bowman

November 18th, 2014

Professor Frank Bowman was recently quoted in an International Business Times article that sought to explain why the legal proceedings in the case of the August 9 shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., are “taking longer than

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Felon Disenfranchisement Laws Topic of Interview with Prof. Mitchell

November 12th, 2014

Professor S. David Mitchell was recently interviewed about felon disenfranchisement laws for a story, “The Last Gasp Of Jim Crow: The High-Stakes Battle To Restore Voting Rights To 350,000 Virginians,”on ThinkProgress.org. He discussed the hypocrisy of a

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#RespectZouFood Food Waste Campaign to Kick Off November 10

November 7th, 2014

A social media campaign to raise awareness about food waste will kick off November 10 with the hashtag #RespectZouFood. The Waste Not, Want Not Task Force, a Mizzou Advantage interdisciplinary undergraduate research team working in collaboration with

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Prof. Abrams Writes about Racial and Ethnic Tolerance in Sports

November 6th, 2014

In the final minute of a high school football game on Sept. 26, the Plainfield (Conn.) Panthers scored a touchdown to upset the New London Whalers, 21-17. Some Plainfield fans had taunted New London’s black and Hispanic

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