University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell testified before a subcommittee of the Florida Constitutional Revision Commission on Jan. 19 in support of a proposal to create a Crime Victims’ Bill of Rights in the Florida Constitution. The proposal, known as Marsy’s Law for Florida, would provide a set of enforceable rights […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Leslie Francis appeared on Utah Public Radio to discuss privacy in the digital age. Listen to the full segment here. Francis authored the new book, “Privacy: What Everyone Needs to Know,” with her husband John Francis. Both are professors at the U: Leslie Francis is a Distinguished Professor […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Bob Keiter was interviewed by the Deseret News about charges dismissed again Cliven Bundy. Read the full article here.
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jensie Anderson will participate in a panel discussion at Weber State University on Jan. 16 about the future of the death penalty in Utah. The event, “Utah’s Death Row: A Broken System,” will take place at 7 p.m. the Shepherd Student Union Building in the Wildcat […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robert Keiter recently spoke to The Salt Lake Tribune about the legacy of Page Stegner. Read the full article here. Stegner, 80, died Dec. 14 in Reno, Nevada. Stegner was a novelist and historian who has written extensively about the American West. He was the son […]
A bill planned for the 2018 Utah Legislative Session by Utah House Democratic Minority Leader Rep. Brian King would require Utah citizens to assist others who are suffering, or are threatened with serious bodily injury associated with a crime or another emergency. Failing to act or call for help for a stranger in need, in […]
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell was interviewed by ABC4 about a memo sent by Attorney General Jeff Sessions to all U.S. Attorneys asking them to enforce federal marijuana laws. View the segment here.
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jorge Contreras was interviewed by Law 360 about the FRAND rate-setting case out of California. Read the full article here.
University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Kundis Craig has published a new book, The End of Sustainability: Resilience and the Future of Environmental Governance in the Anthropocene along with co-author Melinda Harm Benson. The authors argue in the book that the time has come for society to collectively reexamine—and ultimately move […]
Bruce Collier (’74) receives the Denise O’Donnell Day Pro-bono Award from the Idaho State Bar Collier works for Kneeland, Korb, Collier and Legg PLLC in Ketchum and has spent 50 hours providing legal service to a local woman needing assistance on family law matters. Collier is a graduate of University of Utah’s S.J. Quinney College of Law. […]