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Professor Demetria Frank to Present Mizzou Law One Read Keynote Address

On October 19, Professor Demetria Frank, assistant professor at the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, will present the 2018 keynote address for the One Read program. Mizzou Law chose The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander as this year’s book. The keynote will be from 12:30-2:30 pm at Hulston…

American Constitution Society Chapter Receives Programming Award

The Mizzou Law chapter of the American Constitution Society will receive the national organization’s 2017-2018 Programming Award at the annual conference in June. The award specifically acknowledges the many important issues the chapter brought to public discourse in the law school this year. These include net neutrality, criminal justice, immigration, the rule of law, income inequality, labor, and free speech.…

Professor Mitchell Presented Paper on the New Urban Agenda

Professor David Mitchell presented his paper entitled “The Criminalized Citizen – A Forgotten Population in the New Urban Agenda” at a Faculty Seminar Series at the University of Cape Town School of Law in South Africa. The paper discusses the failure of the New Urban Agenda to account for the unique challenges that citizens who have had negative interactions with…