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 »

Baradaran Discusses Appeals Court Ruling Against NSA on ABC4 Utah

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed by ABC4 Utah about the recent court ruling of the NSA’s illegal collection of phone records. See the interview here »

Baradaran Participates in HuffPost Live Conversation About Firing Squad

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, participated in a discussion with three other participants on HuffPost Live about the Utah firing squad and other alternative executions. The other participants included a former criminal justice official, a Salt Lake Tribune Reporter, a Denison University Professor and […]

Downtown CLE: Is the War on Drugs a Success?

Is the War on Drugs a Success? The United States has spent over a trillion dollars fighting the war on drugs.  One in 34 Americans is under some sort of correctional supervision and more than half of federal prisoners are incarcerated for a drug crime.  Is America winning the war on drugs? Are we making […]

Baradaran Quoted in NY Times on Return of Execution by Firing Squad in Utah

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a March 11, 2015 New York Times story, “Vote for Firing Squad Shows Frustration With Drug Shortages.” Baradaran said she didn’t see a challenge to the constitutionality of the firing squad succeeding because the federal government […]

Baradaran, Guiora Discuss U.S. Options for Fighting the Islamic State on Trib Talk

On February 18, 2015, University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law professors Shima Baradaran and Amos Guiora appeared on The Salt Lake Tribune’s “Trib Talk” program to discuss U.S. options for fighting the Islamic State and how an expanded U.S. presence will play in the region. Click here to view the program.

Baradaran Discusses Texas Injunction of Immigration Amnesty

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed by ABC4 about the injunction of the Executive Amnesty program announced last year by President Barack Obama. The February 16, 2015 injunction issued by Texas Federal Judge Andrew Hanen’s temporarily halts the Obama Administration’s executive action on immigration. Click here to see the […]

Baradaran to Participate in Trial Advocates Conference

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will speak at the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) Utah Chapter conference on February 6 in the Sutherland Moot Courtroom at the S.J.Quinney College of Law. The subject of the conference is Meth and a Death: The Anatomy […]

Baradaran to Speak at Emory Law School

Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will speak at a faculty workshop at Emory Law School on February 4. Baradaran’s remarks will be about her forthcoming article on Drugs and Violence.

Baradaran Delivers Faculty Workshop Talk at UCLA

On Friday, January 23, 2015, Shima Baradaran, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will deliver a faculty workshop talk at UCLA.  She will present a paper on drugs and violence that is forthcoming in the USC Law Review.