Tag:Children

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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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 Abrams Discusses Youth Sports Concussion Prevention and Litigation

December 8th, 2015

In a new blog post, Professor Doug Abrams explains that prevention efforts, and not tort litigation, should remain the primary strategy to meet the youth sports concussion crisis because prevention is proactive; lawsuits are essentially only reactive.

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Professor Abrams Critiques High Schools’ Teaching of American History

December 1st, 2015

In his new article published in the Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights, Professor Doug Abrams critiques the way many high schools teach sensitive topics in American history. The article, “Reforming High School American History

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The Dangers of “Sexting:” Professor Abrams Speaks on WFAN Sports Radio

November 20th, 2015

Recent surveys indicate that between 30 and 50 percent of high school students engage in “sexting,” using their smartphones to take nude or semi-nude photographs of themselves, which they then circulate to one or more classmates. The

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