Monthly Archives: March 2017

Professor Sterio Elected Co-Chair of International Criminal Law Interest Group at the American Society of International Law

Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio was elected Co-Chair of the International Criminal Law Interest Group at the American Society of International Law.  She will serve a two-year term as Co-Chair.  Professor Sterio just completed a two-year term as Co-Chair … Continue reading

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Professor Mika Grades Briefs for Moot Court Competition; Presents at Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Legal Writing Conference

Professor Karin Mika was a brief grader for the Capital University Child Welfare and Adoption Law Moot Court Competition. In addition, Professor Mika presented at the 17th Annual Rocky Mountain Regional Legal Writing Conference, held at Arizona State, Sandra Day … Continue reading

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Professor Plecnik Awarded Grant from the Slovenian Research Agency

Professor John Plecnik was awarded a bilateral grant from the Public Research Agency of the Republic of Slovenia in partnership with Professor Jernej Letnar Černič, Professor Matej Avbelj and Assistant Lecturer Dejan Valentinčič of the Graduate School of Government and … Continue reading

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Professor Witmer-Rich Accepts Offer of Publication by American Criminal Law Review

Professor Witmer-Rich has accepted an offer from the American Criminal Law Review to publish an article entitled, “The Heat of Passion and Blameworthy Reasons to be Angry.”  The American Criminal Law Review, published by the Georgetown University Law School, is the … Continue reading

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Professor Kalir Interviewed on Gorsuch Nomination by XM-Radio

On Tuesday, March 21, Clinical Professor of Law Doron Kalir appeared on Tim Farley’s POTUS Talk, a Sirius-XM morning radio talk show, to discuss Day 1 of Judge Gorsuch nomination hearing. During the 13-minute interview  Kalir discussed issues ranging from the exercise of … Continue reading

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Professor Sterio Publishes Blog Post on Return of Somali Pirates

Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio published a blog post entitled ‘Somali Pirates Are Back?” on Communis Hostis Omnium, an academic blog dedicated to discussions of maritime piracy.  In this post, Professor Sterio discusses the recent successful piracy attack on … Continue reading

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Professor Robertson’s Article Published in William and Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review

Professor Heidi Gorovitz Robertson’s article, When States’ Legislation and Constitutions Collide with Angry Locals:  Shale Oil and Gas Development and its Many Masters, was just published in the William and Mary Environmental Law and Policy Review (Volume 41, Issue 1, Fall … Continue reading

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Professor Sterio Quoted in Al Jazeera Article on Syria

Professor and Associate Dean Milena Sterio was quoted in an article by Al Jazeera entitled “Six years on: ‘Syria is an accountability-free zone,” available here.  Professor Sterio’s quotes are reproduced below: Moving forward, the opposition “can demonstrate that it has international … Continue reading

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Sagers Writes in New York Times DealBook Blog on Pending Class Action Bill

Chris Sagers, the James A. Thomas Distinguished Professor of Law, wrote in today’s DealBook blog of the New York Times on a bill that passed the House this week, that could have the practical effect of ending the class action … Continue reading

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Professor Lolita Buckner Inniss’ Article on “Blacks as Immigrants” Cited in Washington Post Article by Professor Eugene Volokh

Professor Lolita Buckner Inniss’ article, Lolita K. Buckner Inniss, “Tricky Magic: Blacks as Immigrants and the Paradox of Foreignness,” 49 Depaul L. Rev. 85 (1999), was cited in an article published by the Washington Post, by Professor Eugene Volokh (of the … Continue reading

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