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Carlson featured in the Associated Press

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Callaway Chair of Law Emeritus Ronald L. Carlson was featured by the Associated Press regarding his thoughts on the case of a murdered priest who was opposed to the death penalty. The article "Bishop's plea: No death penalty for accused priest killer" was published 1/31/17.


West featured in The Guardian

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was featured in The Guardian regarding her thoughts on the Constitution's protections for the press. The article "A top White House official told the media to 'keep its mouth shut'. That's a threat" was written by Francine Prose and was published 1/27/17.


West featured in The New Yorker

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West was featured in The New Yorker regarding the Constitution's protections for the press. The article "Steve Bannon's War on the Press" was written by John Cassidy and was published 1/27/17.


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West participates in panel on First Amendment issues

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Brumby Distinguished Professor in First Amendment Law Sonja R. West participated in a panel titled "Modern First Amendment Issues: An Expert Discussion of Presidential Tweeting, Safe Spaces, Fake News & More!" at the Association of Business Trial Lawyers meeting during January.


Bishop argues before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Monday, January 30, 2017

Third-year student Rachel M. Bishop recently presented oral argument before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit as part of the law school’s Appellate Litigation Clinic. The clinic's client alleges that he was terminated by his trucking-company employer after filing a complaint with the EEOC, while the employer alleges the client was terminated because he failed to re-train after having a minor accident in a loading dock. Third-year students Allan T. "Trevor" Buhr and Christopher D. "Chris" Stokes assisted in writing briefs and in helping Bishop prepare by acting as opposing counsel during practice arguments.

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