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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Professor Uphoff Presents at National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Conference

December 16th, 2014

Professor Rod Uphoff recently spoke at the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers’ 5th Annual Defending Sex Crimes Conference, “Zealous Advocacy in Sexual Assault & Child Victim Cases.” His presentation focused on the ethical issues involved in

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Prof. Abrams Writes about Racial and Ethnic Tolerance in Sports

November 6th, 2014

In the final minute of a high school football game on Sept. 26, the Plainfield (Conn.) Panthers scored a touchdown to upset the New London Whalers, 21-17. Some Plainfield fans had taunted New London’s black and Hispanic

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