Rosky quoted in New York Times on change in sex education bill

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky was quoted in the New York Times about the Utah sex education bill to remove the phrase “advocacy of homosexuality” and replace it with advocacy of premarital or extramarital sexual activity.” Click here to see the full article »

Craig article on ocean acidification ranked among top 25 environmental articles of 2016

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig wrote an article titled, Dealing with Ocean Acidification: The Problem, the Clean Water Act, and State and Regional Approaches for the Washington Law Review. This article has been named one of the Top 25 environmental, natural resources and energy law articles of 2016. pdf link: […]

Rosky interviewed in Salt Lake Tribune about sex education law

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Clifford Rosky was quoted in the Salt Lake Tribune about the Utah Senate Committee’s repeal on SB-196, or the “No Promo-Homo” law. Rosky states: “The critical point here is that the bill is fairness for all…It treats all students alike.” Click here to see the full […]

Guiora op-ed on hate-crimes published in Salt Lake Tribune

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Amos Guiora published on op-ed for the Salt Lake Tribune on Feb. 18. The article is titled, “Pass Utah hate-crimes law to protect our most vulnerable.”  

Contreras’ commentary in Science garners media coverage

Several media outlets covered new research published in Science by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Associate Professor Jorge Contreras, which proposes universities holding CRISPR patents open their licenses to broader segments of the biopharma industry —a change that could potentially lead to important discoveries for human health and medicine.   Contreras, along with […]

New research explores impact of broadening CRISPR patents

New research published by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Associate Professor Jorge Contreras in the journal Science proposes that universities currently holding CRISPR patents open their licenses to broader segments of the biopharma industry —a change that could potentially lead to important discoveries for human health and medicine.   “Because the potential for […]

Guiora previews Trump and Netanyahu meeting on audioBoom

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professor Amos Guiora was interviewed on audioBoom radio about the scheduled meeting with Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Trump. Listen to the full discussion here »

Adler publishes op-ed in The Salt Lake Tribune about the importance of an independent judiciary in wake of Trump’s comments

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Dean Robert Adler published an op-ed in The Salt Lake Tribune on Feb. 12  on “The Importance of an Independent Judiciary.”  Adler’s commentary explored recent comments by President Donald Trump and how his remarks could be viewed as an “unprecedented presidential attack on the integrity and independence […]

Cassell participates in conversation about halt in travel ban on KSL’s Doug Wright Show

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell participated in a conversation titled, “What happens now? Trump’s travel ban,” on KSL’s Doug Wright show. The discussion is about what happens to the refugees coming to Utah, what is taking place in the 9th circuit court of appeals, and when Gorsuch could be confirmed […]

Dryer participates in privacy discussion on KSL’s Doug Wright Show

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Randy Dryer participated in a discussion on KSL’s Doug Wright Show titled, “Necessary precaution or invasion of privacy?” The conversation is about whether or not Homeland Security can require visitors from certain countries to hand over their financial and social media accounts.