Governor selects Troy Little (’00) to serve as court judge in 5th District Juvenile Court Little graduated from the S.J. Quinney College of Law at the University of Utah in 2000. He also holds a master’s degree in public administration and a degree in nursing, both from the University of Utah. He has been […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Matthew Tokson appeared on CNBC Asia recently about Microsoft’s privacy fight over data stored overseas and the implication of Apple’s move to migrate its iCloud keys to a Chinese data center. View the full segment here. Tokson also recently appeared in a KUTV story about […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baughman appeared on KUER’s RadioWest with Doug Fabrizio to discuss bail issues in light of her new book, The Bail Book. Listen to the full segment here.
University of Utah. S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell testified before the Utah House Judiciary on Feb. 27 in opposition to H.B. 392, which would have overturned the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in State v. Strief, as applied in Utah state courts. S.J. Quinney College of Law graduate alumnus Tyler Green successfully argued […]
Several media outlets reported on the launch of a new Master of Legal Studies degree program at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law. Utah Business , The JD Journal and The Utah Daily Chronicle covered the launch of the program, which will welcome its first cohort of students in the fall of 2018. […]
Cassell speaks at Utah State Legislature on bill that would include protection against electronic data searches in the Utah Constitution
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell testified at the Utah State Legislature earlier this week about a resolution that would ask voters to amend the state constitution to include electronic data such as emails, text messages and cloud storage in the section forbidding unreasonable searches. The resolution, HCR9, was proposed by Rep. […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Christopher L. Peterson was interviewed by NPR recently about turmoil in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau under the leadership of Mick Mulvaney. Listen to the segment here.
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky testified at the Utah State Legislature this week in a hearing to discuss a bill that would set guidelines for transgender people to legally change their gender designation through the court system. Rosky voiced concerns about the constitutionality of SB138, introduced by Sen.Todd Weiler, […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor John Ruple was quoted in Outside magazine about Bears Ears opening to oil and gas leases. Read the full story here.
Melissa Bernstein, library director and professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, testified at the Utah State Capitol on Jan. 31 in support of a bill that would require authentication and preservation of official legal material published online. Learn more about the proposed bill here.