Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was invited to testify at the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing entitled "The Federal Arbitration Act and Access to Justice: Will Recent Supreme Court Decisions Undermine the Rights of Consumers, Workers and Small Businesses?" The hearing took place during December.
Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Talmadge Chair Peter B. "Bo" Rutledge was quoted in a Thomson Reuters article regarding whether or not diplomatic immunity can be retroactive. The article was written by Allison Frankel and appeared on 12/19/13.
Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann took part in a workshop titled "Strengthening Implementation of the U.N.'s Children and Armed Conflict Agenda" held at Princeton University during December. Amann participated in the program as part of her role as the special adviser to the International Criminal Court prosecutor on children in and affected by armed conflict.
Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann has published "Children and the First Verdict of the International Criminal Court" in 12 Washington University Global Studies Law Review 411 (2013).
Associate Professor Sonja R. West published "Censorship 101: What schools are really teaching students when we let them censor their speech" in Slate magazine regarding how the U.S. Supreme Court has "slowly chipped away" at students' right to express their views at school. The article appeared on 12/6/13.