Brown to Present at Stanford, Seattle U

On October 13, Teneille Brown will present her recent work as part of a junior faculty exchange at Seattle University. On November 4, she will give a talk at Stanford Law School’s Center for Law and Biomedical Science on her work on end-of-life cancer treatments.

The Other Side of Reproductive Rights: The Untold Story and Ethics of Modern Eugenics

S.J. Quinney College of Law, Sutherland Moot Courtroom “The Other Side of Reproductive Rights: The Untold Story and Ethics of Modern Eugenics” discusses an aspect of reproductive rights that gets much less attention than abortion: society’s attempts to prevent or at least discourage some classes of women and men from having children. The event will […]

Feb. 28 Symposium to Focus on Eugenics, the ‘Other Side’ of Reproductive Rights

On Friday, February 28, beginning at 8:00 a.m., the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law will host a symposium titled The Other Side of Reproductive Rights: The Untold Story and Ethics of Modern Eugenics. The half-day event will include a reading of Stumped, a one-act play by Debora Threedy, a playwright and professor […]

3L Smith Wins National Pi Alpha Alpha Manuscript of the Year Award

Scarlet Smith, a 3L at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, recently discovered that she had received the Pi Alpha Alpha Master Student Manuscript of the Year Award for a paper she wrote in Professor Teneille Brown’s Health Law and Human Rights class.  In this interview, Smith describes the genesis of the […]

Improving the Law, Past, Present, and Future: A Century and Counting of Engaged Scholarship

Join the College of Law in the Sutherland Moot Courtroom to learn about and salute the College of Law’s century of influential legal scholarship as service. This event is free and open to the public but registration is requested. 12:00- Lunch 12:15- Introduction 12:20- Keynote -A history of Utah Law Scholarship and the influence of […]

Brown Presents on MRI in the Courtroom at Radiological Medicine Conference

On April 20, Teneille Brown, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, presented a videotaped lecture “MRI in the Courtroom,” at the International Society for Radiological Medicine’s (ISMRM) Annual Meeting and Exhibition in Salt Lake City. Brown explains that, “The conference is for scientists who use radiological neuroimaging, […]

Brown Interviewed on NPR Affiliate KCPW about Prisoners as Organ Donors

Teneille Brown, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was interviewed on Salt Lake City National Public Radio affiliate KCPW’s “Cityview” program on Wednesday, November 6, 2012.  The story focused on the ethics, policy and practice of a proposed bill that would require state prisons to seek consent […]

LA Times Op-Ed Praises Results of Study Conducted by Brown, Fellow U Faculty

On October 2, 2012 renowned Stanford University neurobiologist Robert Sapolsky published an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times favorably describing a joint study conducted by University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Teneille Brown, as well as James Tabery, an assistant professor of philosophy, and Lisa Aspinwall, an associate professor of psychology. The […]

Brown Co-Authors Science Journal Study with Fellow U Researchers

August 16, 2012 – A University of Utah survey of judges in 19 states found that if a convicted criminal is a psychopath, judges consider it an aggravating factor in sentencing, but if judges also hear biological explanations for the disorder, they reduce the sentence by about a year on average. The new study, published […]

Brown Presents at Arizona Public Defenders Association Conference

On Thursday, June 21 from 1:45 to 3:15 p.m., Teneille Brown, Associate Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present at the Arizona Public Defenders Association’s Annual Conference.  The title of her presentation is “Admissibility of Neuro Imaging Technology.”  For more information on the conference, click here.