Action Words: Journey of a Journalist is the story of a young desegregation journalist who works to rid the city of New Orleans of Jim Crow violence during the administrations of U.S. Sen. Huey P. Long and Mayor T. Semmes Walmsley.
30 visiting law students and faculty members heard lectures from Loyola faculty and made field trips to the State Supreme Court and 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Professor Verchick shared that the biggest thing that needs to change economically are not subsidies, but global investments.
Sokol says she will travel throughout southern India, visiting various universities and institutes of Ghandian studies.
Professor William Quigley assisted in the drafting of the ordinance and appeared before the city council multiple times to advocate its passage. The ordinance allows for individuals accused of low-level municipal offenses released on their own recognizance, rather than being jailed if they cannot afford a bond.
The February 3rd panel discussion was titled “Adverse Possession, Mortgages, and the Public Trust Doctrine.”
Congratulations to the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Team on their victory in Guadalajara, Mexico! Teams from the United States and Mexico and arbitration professionals from around the world participated in the pre-moot and accompanying conference.
The honor recognizes his work in the successful prosecution and conviction of Walter Reed, the former district attorney for St. Tammany Parish.
Hillary Barnett Lambert, M.B.A./J.D. ’12, has been elected president of the Association. Camille Bryant, J.D. ’13, has been appointed Programs Committee chairperson.
Reese was recently selected to serve as a military judge in the Navy-Marine Corps Trial Judiciary and will head to the bench at Camp Lejeune, N.C., in the summer of 2017.