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Daniel Tokaji

Voting after Shelby: How a 2013 Supreme Court ruling shaped the 2018 election

Professor Daniel Tokaji was quoted in an article in The Christian Science Monitor titled, Voting after Shelby: How a 2013 Supreme Court ruling shaped the 2018 election.

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Micah Berman

FDA Walks A Tightrope In Moves To Ban Menthol, Limit E-Cigs

Professor Micah Berman was quoted in a Law360 article titled, FDA Walks A Tightrope In Moves To Ban Menthol, Limit E-Cigs.

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Douglas Berman

A Judge Wanted To Give A Sex Offender A Second Chance. Prosecutors Want Him In Prison.

Professor Douglas Berman was quoted in a Buzzfeed News article titled, A Judge Wanted To Give A Sex Offender A Second Chance. Prosecutors Want Him In Prison.

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Edward Foley

Democratic legitimacy is on the line in Georgia

Professor Ned Foley’s article, Democratic legitimacy is on the line in Georgia, was recently featured in the opinion section of The Washington Post. “The Georgia race is close enough that the democratic legitimacy of the outcome depends on how ballots that […]

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The Crisis of World Order and the Missing Voice of International Law

Assistant Professor Mohamed Helal recently published an op-ed with Opinio Juris titled, The Crisis of World Order and the Missing Voice of International Law. “We must neither retreat nor exile ourselves to what Felix Cohen so memorably called the “heaven of […]

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Professor Ric Simmons Discusses Mueller Investigation and Manafort guilty plea on Radio Sputnik

Professor Ric Simmons recently provided a live radio interview with Radio Sputnik, an English- language Russian news station, and discussed the Mueller Investigation and Manafort guilty plea. You can access the interview at the link below: https://soundcloud.com/radiosputnik/paul-manafort-was-probably-involved-in-election-meddling-in-ukaine-professor

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Edward Foley

Judges’ Ruling on Election Map Plunges North Carolina Politics Into Disarray

Professor Edward B. Foley was recently featured in the New York Times article, Judges’ Ruling on Election Map Plunges North Carolina Politics Into Disarray. But “we’re in uncharted water, given how poisoned the political waters in North Carolina have become,” said Edward […]

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Edward Foley

The Due Process Clause and Voting Rights

Professor Edward B. Foley was recently featured in the Jurist titled, The Due Process Clause and Voting Rights. “Edward Foley proposes using the due process clause to defend voting rights. As Professor Foley points out, the concept of equal protection is […]

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Joshua Dressler

What Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen’s Convictions Could Mean for President Trump

Emeritus Professor Joshua Dressler was recently featured in an article from People titled, What Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen’s Convictions Could Mean for President Trump. “If he were not a sitting president this would constitute grounds for indictment on those charges,” […]

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Douglas Berman

A drug war relic: Heroin ‘lifer’ who has spent almost 43 years behind bars to be freed

Professor Douglas Berman was recently featured in The New Orleans Advocate article, A drug war relic: Heroin ‘lifer’ who has spent almost 43 years behind bars to be freed. “There’s a depressingly large number of folks who are still serving long […]

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Ric Simmons

What Michael Cohen’s guilty plea means for Donald Trump

Professor Ric Simmons was recently featured in a PolitiFact article titled, What Michael Cohen’s guilty plea means for Donald Trump. “In any other situation, the statements under oath by Cohen during his plea allocution would lead to an investigation and almost […]

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Op-ed: I convinced the courts that Nazis have a right to free speech decades ago. I’d do it again today.

Emeritus Professor David A. Goldberger recently submitted an op-ed to Philadelphia Inquirer titled, I convinced the courts that Nazis have a right to free speech decades ago. I’d do it again today. “Of course hate speech and white nationalist demonstrations […]

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