Faculty

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0FacultyGuiora, AmosProfessor (Lecturer)Counterterrorism, Criminal Law, International Law, National Security, Religion
2FellowsChatterjee, DeenSenior FellowGlobal Justice, Human Rights, Religion, War and Peace
0FacultyDavies, LincolnAssociate Dean for Academic Affairs, ProfessorCivil Procedure, Climate Change, Energy Law, Environmental Law, Litigation, Natural Resources, Religion

News and Events

Guiora comments on FLDS suit in The Washington Post

Professor Amos Guiora was quoted in a January 7, 2016 story in The Washington Post titled, “Trial is expected to reveal polygamous towns’ inner workings.” The federal government brought a civil rights lawsuit against Hildale, Utah, and Colorado City, Arizona, that contends local leaders engaged in a pattern of discrimination against residents who are not members […]

Guiora Quoted in U.S. News & World Report About FLDS Leadership

Professor Amos Guiora was quoted in a U.S. News & World Report story titled, “Warren Jeffs’ son opens up about secretive polygamous sect, says he feared oppressive father.” Roy Jeffs’ story is not uncommon for members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, said Amos Guiora, a University of Utah law professor […]

Davies Comments on Pope’s Statement About Climate Change

June 18, 2015. Professor Lincoln Davies was quoted on Fox13 News and in The Salt Lake Tribune about Pope Francis’ climate change statements. “The pope makes clear that this is a moral issue, not a political issue. A conservative, a true conservative, will embrace [conservation]. The pope says that,” said Lincoln Davies, a law professor […]

A Dialogue on LGBT Rights and Religious Liberties

A Dialogue on LGBT Rights and Religious Liberties Sutherland Moot Courtroom, S.J. Quinney College of Law The shift in support of LGBT civil rights is evidenced by the recent spate of federal circuits striking down same-sex marriage bans, underscored by the US Supreme Court taking the case this session (to rule sometime in June). However, […]

Guiora, Chamberlin Article on FLDS Attracts Media Attention

An academic article by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora and recent graduatre Julia Chamberlin about the polygamous Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of latter-day Saints has attracted widespread media attention. The article, “Polygamy: Not ‘Big Love” but significant harm,” was published in a recent issue of the Women’s Rights […]

Guiora Interviewed by KNRS Radio, Mentioned in SL Trib Blog

Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed on KNRS Talk Radio’s Rod Arquette Show on April 28. He discussed a recently published article about polygamy that he co-authored with recent College of Law graduate Julia Chamberlin. That article was also mentioned in a Salt Lake […]

18th Annual Symposium: Religion, Faith and the Environment

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Wallace Stegner Center for Land, Resources and the Environment 18th Annual Symposium Religion, Faith, and the Environment April 12th & 13th, 2013   The Stegner Center’s eighteenth annual symposium will focus on the intersection of Religion, Faith, and the Environment.  It has been nearly half a century […]

Wallace Stegner Lecture

Wallace Stegner Center Lecture 18th Annual Symposium: Religion, Faith and the Environment S.J. Quinney College of Law, Sutherland Moot Courtroom The Emerging Alliance of Religion and Ecology The growing ecological crisis clearly requires the response of science and technology, economics and policy. These are necessary but not sufficient for solving the complex problems we are […]