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.
Professor Wallace participated in a panel discussion titled “Evaluating Tomorrow's Lawyers: Leading the Way to Learning Outcomes”
She was part of a panel presentation by sitting deans and associate deans on legal research and writing leadership in academia.
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.
In partnership with professors at UCLA, Univ. of Michigan, and Denver Sturm College of Law, Andrea Armstrong co-organized the bi-annual Prisoners' Advocates Conference in Los Angeles, CA September 22-24. She also participated as a panelist and a moderator for a panel on Race and Conditions of Confinement.
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.