Tag:Children

Prof. Abrams Publishes Fifth Edition of Children and the Law Casebook

May 13th, 2014

West Academic has published the fifth edition of Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy and Practice, the lead author for which is Prof. Doug Abrams. One prominent reviewer has called it “an excellent casebook that really does

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Zero Tolerance Policies Subject of Prof. Mitchell’s Presentation

April 15th, 2014

Prof. S. David Mitchell presented a work-in-progress, “Zero Tolerance Policies: Criminalizing Childhood and Disenfranchising the Next Generation of Citizens,” at the Midwestern People of Color Legal Scholarship held at the Indiana Tech Law School in Fort Wayne.

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Prof. Abrams Continues to Blog About “Celebrating Diversity in Youth Sports”

April 11th, 2014

In his “Youth Sports Heroes of the Month” blog column for April, Prof. Doug Abrams features a Colorado high school soccer team whose girls supported a Muslim teammate who was ejected by referees who ruled that her

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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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