Tag:Children

ESPN Article Quotes Prof. Abrams on Football Concussions Act

February 14th, 2014

A new ESPN “Outside the Lines” article reports on the merits of the Youth Football Safety Act, which a member of the New York City Council will soon introduce. The act would require that a physician be

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The New York Times Recognizes Prof. Bowman’s Forthcoming Work

January 30th, 2014

Prof. Frank Bowman’s forthcoming Missouri Law Review article was recently quoted in a New York Times article addressing recent Supreme Court rulings banning mandatory life sentences for juveniles convicted of serious crimes, such as murder. The court applied

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Disabled Children in Sports Focus of Prof. Abrams’ Op-Ed in Post-Dispatch

January 7th, 2014

Each December, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial page publishes Prof. Doug Abrams’ op-ed article presenting the year’s “Top 5 Youth Sports Stories.” By showing the support that youth athletes with disabilities win from other players, this year’s

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Books Worked on by Prof. Desnoyer Win Major Awards

December 17th, 2013

Assisting author Brad Meltzer, Prof. Brad Desnoyer researched and drafted the nonfiction books Heroes for My Son and Heroes for My Daughter. The companion books, published in 2010 and 2012, were immediate New York Times Bestsellers. Now,

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Prof. Abrams’ Articles Liken Cyberbullying Victimization to Educational Disabilities

November 25th, 2013

The Missouri Law Review has published Prof. Doug Abrams’ article, “Bullying Victimization as a Disability in Public Elementary and Secondary Education.” The article is part of the Review’s 2012 symposium, “Cyberbullying: Emerging Realities and Legal Challenges,” which

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