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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

Cassell: “Why Michael Brown’s best friend’s story isn’t credible”

On December 2, 2014, the Washington Post published a blog post by S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell titled, “Why Michael Brown’s best friend’s story isn’t credible.” “Officer Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, so Brown never had the chance to tell his side of what happened. But standing next to Brown for much […]

Hessick Publishes “Procedural Rights at Sentencing” in Notre Dame Law Review

Professor Andy Hessick publishes paper titled “Procedural Rights at Sentencing” on June 14, 2014. Notre Dame Law Review, Vol. 90, 2014 Forthcoming University of Utah College of Law Research Paper, No. 80 Abstract:  In determining which constitutional procedural rights apply at sentencing, courts have distinguished between mandatory and discretionary sentencing systems. For mandatory systems ― […]

Baradaran to Present at NYU Law School on Nov. 17-18

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will give a presentation titled, Field Experiments and Surveys Measuring the Ease of Incorporating Shell Companies at the NYU symposium November 17-18 titled “Measurement and Data in the Governance of Illicit Activities.” Read more »

Baradaran Quoted in KSL and Ogden Standard Examiner

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in KSL news and the Ogden Standard Examiner about the recently released FBI violent crime report. The results of the report show that although Utah’s crime rate is still among the lowest in the country it is steadily rising. […]

Baradaran to Present at Cornell Law School on Nov. 7

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will give a faculty workshop at Cornell Law School on November 7. Her presentation is titled “Drugs and Violence.”

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 >>