Tag:Children

Associated Press Quotes Prof. Bowman on Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Juveniles

July 24th, 2014

Prof. Frank Bowman was recently quoted in an article published by the Associated Press about the Iowa Supreme Court’s recent ruling about mandatory minimum sentences for juveniles. The court ruled that juveniles “cannot be given mandatory sentences,”

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Prof. Abrams Named to Sports Health, Safety and Nutrition Board

July 23rd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams was named to the six-member board of directors of the MomsTEAM Institute. The Boston-based organization continues MomsTEAM’s “fourteen-year mission of providing comprehensive, well-researched information to youth sports parents, coaches, athletic trainers, and other health

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Best of CLE Spotlight Features Prof. Abrams

July 16th, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams was recently recognized by The Missouri Bar with its “Best of CLE Spotlight,” an acknowledgement that aims to highlight “outstanding leadership and dedication to MoBarCLE,” The Missouri Bar’s Continuing Legal Education program. The bar

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Prof. Abrams Named Vice-Chair of Division of Youth Services Advisory Board

June 3rd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams has been named vice-chair of the bipartisan 15-member advisory board of the Missouri Division of Youth Services (DYS), which is part of the state Department of Social Services.  He has served on the board since

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Missouri Juvenile Justice Association Renames Prof. Abrams to Board

May 22nd, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams has been renamed to a third three-year term on the board of directors of the Missouri Juvenile Justice Association (MJJA). He also serves on the board’s executive committee. Through educational outreach, legislative advocacy, professional

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