Tag:Children

Prof. Abrams to Speak at the National Academies of Science

April 4th, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams will speak at a  two-day workshop on school bullying at the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies of Science in Washington, D.C., on April 9-10. In his presentation about legal and public policy

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Prof. Uphoff Interviewed about Mother Charged with Murder in Death of Infant Daughter

March 12th, 2014

The Columbia Daily Tribune recently interviewed Prof. Rod Uphoff about the case of Columbia mother Anna Steele, who was charged with second-degree murder for the death of her infant daughter. Steele’s attorney has claimed that she did

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Sportsmanship and Player Development Focus of Radio Interview

March 7th, 2014

Prof. Doug Abrams recently appeared on “The Sports Edge,” the weekly youth sports show on WFAN radio in New York.  He and host Rick Wolff discussed a variety of issues, including equal ice time for all hockey

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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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