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.
The piece details potential lawsuits against oil and gas companies for their role in Louisiana’s coastal erosion.
The case involves a Colorado couple who claim their autistic son was not provided an adequate education in the public school system as required by federal law.
The story talks about the mounting impacts of climate change on the tiny village of Newtok near Alaska's west coast. The village is slowly sliding into the Ninglick River as the frozen permafrost underneath is thawing.
The piece quotes Armstrong’s paper titled “Race, Prison Discipline, and the Law.”
Verchick’s expertise addressed President-Elect Trump’s ability to roll back environmental regulation.
The Council considered an ordinance that would have individuals accused of low-level municipal offenses released on their own recognizance, rather than being jailed if they cannot afford a bond.
Professor R. Judson Mitchell co-presented "Creating a Continuum of Legal Services through Technological Support" at the 2016 Louisiana Justice Community Conference on October 13. The session covered the ways technological advances are increasing access to legal services and resources that not only benefit the public, but also the attorney, resulting in increased access.
Professor Emeritus James Klebba traveled to Russia this September to teach a “mini-course” to LL.M. students at Moscow State University. 53 students were enrolled in the course which ran from September 12th through the 20th.
Louisiana DWI presents a broad overview of the [driving while intoxicated] laws in Louisiana. The text serves as a guide to prosecutors, defense attorneys, and judges who have to apply and interpret Louisiana DWI laws.