Tag:Firearms

Professor Barondes Publishes Op-Ed about the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act

March 5th, 2018

Professor Royce Barondes published an op-ed at TheHill.com discussing Executive Branch interpretation of the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act of 2004. The statute is designed to allow qualifying current and…

Professor Barondes Publishes Op-Ed on Gun-Free School Zones Act

May 8th, 2017

In advance of President Trump’s address to the National Rifle Association, Professor Royce Barondes recently contributed an op-ed to political journalism website The Hill about the Gun-Free School Zones Act.…

Missouri Amendment 5 Faces Legal Challenge: Professor Mitchell on KOMU-TV

December 18th, 2014

Professor Mitchell was recently interviewed by KOMU-TV News on whether a non-violent felon should be permitted to possess a firearm. In the case before the Missouri Supreme Court, Marcus Merritt…

Self-Defense Law and Trayvon Martin Case Focus of Appearance by Professors Bowman and Trachtenberg

August 19th, 2013

Professors Frank Bowman and Ben Trachtenberg recently appeared on the KBIA show “Intersection” on to discuss stand-your-ground laws, self-defense doctrine and the trial of George Zimmerman for the killing of…

Prof. Mitchell Discusses Felon-in-Possession Statute in Boston

June 6th, 2013

Prof. S. David Mitchell presented a working draft of his paper, “Notice(ing) Ex-Offenders: A Case Study of the Manifest Injustice of Passively Violating a Felon-in-Possession Statute,” at the 2013 Law…