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. The act generally prohibits private firearms possession

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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 is challenging a statutory restriction that bars

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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 Trayvon Martin. Attorney Dale H. Roberts, ’87,

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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 & Society Annual Meeting in Boston. The

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Violence and Safety in the United States and Schools: Prof. David Mitchell Speaks at Forum

February 19th, 2013

Prof. David Mitchell was a panelist at the Speak Your Mind Forum on violence and safety in the United States and schools held at Hickman High School in Columbia. The discussion focused on a number of issues

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