Professor Abrams Blogs About Bullying in Youth Sports

April 9th, 2015

Professor Doug Abrams’ two most recent blog columns discuss lessons that can be learned from reported incidents of bullying in youth sports. The first column concerned a middle school basketball game in Kenosha, Wisc. The eighth-grade players

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WFAN Radio Features Professor Abrams on Youth Coaches’ Defamation Suits Against Parents

March 24th, 2015

In the past few years, increasing numbers of high school and youth-league sports coaches have filed defamation lawsuits against parents who voice public charges against them. Professor Doug Abrams recently discussed this development on “The Sports Edge,”

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West Academic Publishes Fifth Edition of Prof. Abrams’ Nutshell

March 10th, 2015

West Academic has published Children and the Law In a Nutshell, 5th edition, co-written by Professor Doug Abrams. Professor Abrams co-writes two West Academic casebooks, Children and the Law – Doctrine, Policy and Practice (5th edition 2014),

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Arrest Rate Disparities Topic of Interview Featuring Professor Mitchell

March 4th, 2015

Professor David Mitchell was interviewed for a story, “TARGET 8: Report Shows Arrest Rate Disparities in Missouri,which aired on KOMU News on February 16. He discussed the negative interactions between law enforcement and communities often begins

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Hearsay Evidence Topic of Discussion by Professor Uphoff

December 24th, 2014

Professor Rodney Uphoff was recently quoted in an article from the Columbia Daily Tribune about the case of Boy Scout leader Ian Francis Burow, who was arrested in 2012 “on suspicion of tricking Boy Scouts in Boone

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