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0FacultyGuiora, AmosProfessor (Lecturer)Counterterrorism, Criminal Law, International Law, National Security, Religion
0FacultyHessick, CarissaProfessorCriminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Professional Responsibility
0FacultyRosky, CliffordProfessorConstitutional Law, Criminal Law, Family Law, Gender
0FacultyAnderson, JensieProfessor (Clinical)Civil Rights, Criminal Law, Innocence, Legal Methods, Legal Writing
0FacultyCassell, PaulProfessorCriminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Judicial Process, Victims' Rights
0FacultyBaradaran, ShimaAssociate ProfessorCounterterrorism, Criminal Law, Criminal Procedure, Evidence, International Law

News and Events

Baradaran Appointed to Utah Sentencing Commission

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, has been appointed by Governor Gary Herbert to the Utah Sentencing Commission. The Commission advises the Legislature, the Governor, and the Judicial Council on sentencing and release policies for offenders.

Baradaran to Present at UACDL Annual Seminar

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will discuss “Debunking the Myths That Link Drugs with Violence and Weapons,” at the Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Annual Seminar. This year’s seminar is titled Defending Violent Crimes and runs all day Thursday, September 11 and Friday, September 12.

Dryer to Appear on KUED’s Utah Conversations Program

Randy Dryer, Presidential Honors Professor, will appear on KUED’s Utah Conversations program on Sunday, September 7 at 5:30 p.m. Dryer was interviewed by host Ted Capener about how privacy has changed in light of new technology which has enabled pervasive surveillance not only by the government, but by businesses, employers, schools, parents, suspicious spouses and […]

Cassell Comments on Michael Brown Shooting in Interview and Blog

Paul Cassell, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, comments on the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, in an Associated Press story and a recent blog post

Baradaran Quoted in AP Story on Shurtleff – Swallow Case

The Associated Press quotes University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Associate Professor, Shima Baradaran on the Shurtleff – Swallow case, July 30, 2014 Read article >>

Cassell Interviewed by KSL, SL Tribune

Paul Cassell, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed by KSL 5 and The Salt Lake Tribune about his defense of a former West Valley City police detective who was charged with manslaughter after he shot and killed a woman during an undercover drug investigation. Cassell wrote […]

Baradaran Quoted in Deseret News About Shurtleff – Swallow Charges

Deseret News quotes Associate Professor, Shima Baradaran on the Shurtleff – Swallow charges, July 16, 2014 Read article >>

Baradaran Interviewed on ABC About Police Searches

Associate Professor, Shima Baradaran states that a no trespassing sign will not prevent police officers from entering your property should they believe someone is in danger on ABC4, July 22, 2014 View the news clip >>

Cassell Interviewed About ‘Exigent Circumstances’ after Officer Shoots Dog

On July 21, Paul Cassell, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed on KSL 5 for a story about a June 18 incident in which a Salt Lake City police officer shot and killed a dog while searching for a missing child. “Law enforcement officers generally know they […]

Tribune Interviews Baradaran about Effect of Utah AG Scandal

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed for a July 21 Salt Lake Tribune article about the scandal surrounding former Utah Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow, who face a total of 23 charges. “It shows the office was, at least at the […]