FACULTY FOCUS

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Lecturer in Law Jan L. Jacobowitz was elected secretary of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers at its recent annual meeting where she moderated a panel titled “R2D2 Comes of Age: Artificial Intelligence & Data...

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...

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...
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 [...

Experts
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...

Caroline Mala Corbin
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...

Annette Torres
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...

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...

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...

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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