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Amann presents at the University of Göttingen

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Woodruff Chair in International Law Diane Marie Amann presented "Women at Nuremberg" at the University of Göttingen law school in Germany.

Barnett featured in E&E News

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Associate Professor Kent Barnett was featured in E&E News regarding his thoughts on how federal courts should apply the Chevron doctrine and the recent move in Arizona to abandon the doctrine. The article titled "Will states follow Ariz. in assault on Chevron?" was written by Amanda Reilly and published 5/9/18.

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Carol Watson publishes article in AALL Spectrum

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Director of the Law Library Carol A. Watson published "Rethinking Digital Repositories & the Future of Open Access" in 22 AALL Spectrum 28 (2018). 

E. Burch featured in The Christian Science Monitor

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Kirbo Chair Elizabeth Chamblee Burch was featured in The Christian Science Monitor regarding the role of the courts in the opioid multidistrict litigation. The article titled "An unprecedented effort to stem opioid crisis - and the judge behind it" was written by Christa Case Bryant and Henry Gass and published 5/9/18.

Swindall argues before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Third-year student Ryan F. Swindall recently presented oral argument before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit as part of the law school’s Appellate Litigation Clinic. The question in the Hayes v. Plumley case was whether the client's false confession was coerced and whether the client should get an evidentiary hearing to determine if the medical examiner held the statutory qualifications to perform autopsies. Second-year student Alexander "Alex" Weathersby assisted in arguing the government's position in practices.