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Baughman Quoted in NY Magazine

Professor Shima Baughman was quoted in NY Magazine in a story titled, “The Feds Just Blew Up the Allure of New York City’s High-End-Condo Market: Anonymity.” “It is definitely worth investigating these all-cash transactions,” says Shima Baradaran Baughman, a law professor at the University of Utah. “I worry, though, that it will be hard to […]

Baughman Interviewed by ABC4 about NSA Bulk Surveillance Program

Professor Shima Baughman was interviewed by ABC4 in a story titled, “Time runs out on controversial NSA bulk surveillance program.” “It’s not really going to stop their ability to obtain phone numbers, even conversations of individuals they worry are suspected terrorists. But, it will stop them from collecting bulk data from average Americans as they […]

Baughman to Participate in Vanderbilt University Criminal Justice Roundtable

Shima Baradaran Baughman, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will participate in a Criminal Justice Roundtable at Vanderbilt University Law School on November 6-7. Baughman will discuss Subconstitutional Checks.   Roundtable Participants and Subjects Shima Baradaran Baughman (Utah Law School), Subconstitutional Checks Constitutional checks are an important […]

Baughman Quoted in North Carolina Article About Greensboro Court Conference

Shima Baradaran Baughman, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in the Rhino Times on her remarks at a Greensboro, North Carolina Court Conference on Thursday, October 15. Baughman spoke about the “devastating effects of keeping people behind bars before they have been tried.” Click here […]

Baradaran Writes “The Drug-Violence Myth” Article

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, writes why linking drugs and dangerousness is wrong in this article about The Drug-Violence Myth. Click here for the article »

NPR Interviews Baradaran About New York City’s Plan to End Cash Bail for Low-Level Defendants

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed by NPR’s Morning Edition for a July 9, 2015 story about New York City’s plan to end cash bail for low-level defendants. The “supervised release” initiative will allow about 3,000 eligible defendants to remain at home with their families […]

Baradaran to Participate in Washington D.C. Innocence Summit

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will speak at the Center For Prosecutor Integrity Innocence Summit in Washington D.C. on June 12-13, 2015. The theme for this year’s conference is, “Working to strengthen prosecutorial ethics, restore the presumption of innocence, curb over-criminalization, and bring an end to […]

Baradaran Interviewed on Good4Utah About Same Sex Marriage Case

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed on June 9, 2015 on Good4Utah concerning the current status of same sex marriage in the Supreme Court. View the article here »

Baradaran Interviewed about Expiration of Patriot Act

Professor Shima Baradaran was interviewed by ABC 4 about the expiration of certain provisions of the U.S. Patriot Act, particularly Section 215, the NSA’s bulk collection program. Baradaran said the change introduces a new standard for the NSA. “Now they only have to allow cases where they have reasonable, articulable suspicion and reason to believe that […]

Baradaran Interviewed By Bloomberg Radio on Border Computer Searches

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed on May 14, 2015 by the Bloomberg Radio Law Program about D.C.’s District Court decision regarding computer searches at the border. Listen to a podcast of the program here »