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Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Includes Dean Mitchell

February 15th, 2016

Columbia’s annual NAACP Martin Luther King Jr. Day celebration featured Associate Dean for Academic Affairs David Mitchell. The celebration started at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial at Battle Garden and concluded at the Second Missionary Baptist

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Professor Strong Cited by Federal District Court

February 15th, 2016

Professor S.I. Strong’s article, “Jurisdictional Discovery in United States Federal Courts,” 67 Washington and Lee Law Review 489 (2010), was recently cited by the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut in Lapaglia v. Transamerica Casualty Insurance Co., __ F.Supp.3d __ (D.

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Professor Bowman Discusses Spousal Privilege in Murder Case

February 12th, 2016

The Kansas City Star and The Daily Beast recently quoted Professor Frank Bowman in two articles regarding the same case. The case involves the marriage of a triple murder suspect to the case’s key witness in Kansas

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The Culture Wars & Religious Liberty: Professor Esbeck Participates in Florida Federalist Society Meeting

February 12th, 2016

Professor Carl H. Esbeck recently gave remarks and participated in a debate concerning “The Culture Wars & Religious Liberty” at the annual meeting of the Florida Federalist Society. Esbeck debated law professors William Marshall of the University

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Black Law Students Association Banquet Honors Lloyd Gaines

February 11th, 2016

For 30 years, the University of Missouri Black Law Students Association (BLSA) has commemorated the life of Lloyd L. Gaines and raised funding for scholarships for two deserving law students with an annual scholarship banquet. Gaines applied

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