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EXPERTS IN THE NEWS: 1st Amendment & Social Media, Copyright Suit, and DOJ Ignoring Online Stalking
Friday, September 22, 2017

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How First Amendment Battles Are Shaping Up In the Social Media Age I The Hollywood Reporter

Whether it's Trump's tweets, the Google diversity...

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Miami Law Professors Discuss Free Speech and the Charlottesville Melee
Wednesday, August 30, 2017

main-full-first-amendment-panel-web.jpg In the aftermath of the Charlottesville rallies, many of us find ourselves wondering if the right to free speech protected under the first amendment is working...
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EXPERTS IN THE NEWS: 'Kingly' Pardons, Fla. Execution, Monuments and Speech
Friday, August 25, 2017

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How American Presidents Ended Up With the ‘Kingly’ Power to Pardon I History Channel

“There was a proposal to require Senate approval for [...

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EXPERTS IN THE NEWS: Is Racist Speech Protected? Twitter’s Trump Dilemma, Alt-Right Trolls & Confederate Street Names
Friday, August 18, 2017

Some racist, homophobic chants in Charlottesville may not be protected under 1st Amendment Vox

Constitutional law experts say these last two examples may not be protected forms of speech.

"You could...

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Professor Caroline Mala Corbin Publishes New Casebook and Essay
Friday, August 18, 2017

Professor Caroline Mala Corbin's new casebook The First Amendment: Cases and Theory, third edition (with Ronald J. Krotoszynski, Jr., Christina E. Wells, & Lyrissa Barnett Lidsky) was just released.  Also published this summer...

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Professor of Legal Writing Annette Torres Presents at International Congress of Law and Mental Health
Friday, August 18, 2017

Professor of Legal Writing Annette Torres recently presented at the 35thInternational Congress of Law and Mental Health, hosted by the Charles University Faculty of Law in Prague. Her presentation, titled “Promoting Success for Employees...

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EXPERTS IN THE NEWS: Odd Property Law and Marketing Gone Bad
Friday, August 11, 2017

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In the US, buying streets is a centuries-old trend I BBC News

“There’s a variety of ways that property law is odder than what you might think,” says Andres...

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EXPERTS IN THE NEWS: Encouraging Suicide, Educational Segregation, Alt-Right Trolls & Judicial FB Friending
Friday, August 4, 2017

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Michelle Carter, who encouraged boyfriend to commit suicide, to serve 15 months in jail I The Week

The case sparked debate over the legal definition of...

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New Students Exposed to Real-Life Law in 15 Mini-Lectures at Semester Start
Friday, August 4, 2017

main-long-living-law-talks-web.gif What does free speech mean in the age of the Internet? Do our First Amendment values dictate that Colin Kaepernick stand up or kneel down?

“Living Law” is a series of...

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Professor Bernard Perlmutter Receives Hugh Glickstein Award and Publishes Book Chapter
Thursday, August 3, 2017

Bernard Perlmutter, Professor of Clinical Legal Education and Co-Director of the Children & Youth Law Clinic, was honored with the Hugh Glickstein Award for his contributions in the field of children’s law.  The award was presented by...

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