LECTURE

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Inspired by the so-called Arab Spring uprisings in Egypt, Tunisia, Libya and elsewhere, a few Syrian kids last year scrawled some graffiti calling for freedom from oppression. For their pains, they were arrested, tortured and mutilated. In...

Thursday, April 12, 2012

The arrest of neighborhood-watch volunteer George Zimmerman in the killing of an unarmed teenager in Sanford, Fla., has prompted widespread debate about the appropriateness of the second-degree-murder charge against him and his chances of...

Friday, April 6, 2012

Escalating tensions over Iran's purported nuclear ambitions have led many in the United States and Israel to fear yet another conflict in the Middle East.

Israel and the West claim that Iran seeks to enrich uranium, a crucial step in...

Friday, February 24, 2012

With Haiti still mired in poverty and desperation, and its population often abused or ignored, the question of human rights there continues to be of paramount importance.

To address the issue, Miami Law's International Law Lecture...

Friday, February 24, 2012

There were a lot of impressed faces in the audience when President Obama came to UM in February.

"It was amazing seeing and hearing the president, especially during Black History Month," said second-year Miami Law student Shawn...

Monday, February 6, 2012

It's probably safe to say that few federal appeals judges began their careers by selling books door to door.

But it's certainly true of Judge Jimmie Reyna, who rose to the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit from...

Monday, January 23, 2012

Amid the fierce backlash against a pair of proposed bills in Congress, the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect Intellectual Property Act, issues of copyright law have risen to the forefront of national discussion. With the controversy...

Monday, January 23, 2012

Miami Law joined forces last week with Florida International University's School of Law and the human rights clinic of the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Medellin, Colombia, to present the first Human Rights Training Week, a...

Monday, January 23, 2012

Amid the fierce backlash against a pair of proposed bills in Congress, the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect Intellectual Property Act, issues of copyright law have risen to the forefront of national discussion. With the controversy...

Monday, January 23, 2012

Miami Law joined forces last week with Florida International University's School of Law and the human rights clinic of the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana in Medellin, Colombia, to present the first Human Rights Training Week, a...

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