College of Law listed on National Jurist’s rankings of best value law schools in 2017

The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law has been named among the best value law schools in the country in the latest issue of National Jurist magazine. The S.J. Quinney College of Law earned a “B+” ranking for its overall value as calculated by National Jurist. “We celebrate those schools that have risen […]

Baughman interviewed by Hollywood Reporter about potential rape prosecution of Harvey Weinstein

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baughman was interviewed by The Hollywood Reporter about the potential prosecution of movie mogul Harvey Weinstein for the alleged sexual assault of actress Rose McGowan at the Sundance Film Festival in 1997.   Baughman discussed prosecutorial discretion to bring charges forward.  Read the full article here. 

Cassell travels to Poland to present on legal practice in the U.S.

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell recently presented on legal practice in the U.S. and criminal law education at Kaminsky University in Warsaw, Poland.

Baughman to speak at Boston University Law School conference on misdemeanor justice

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Shima Baughman is among the speakers scheduled to present at the forthcoming “Misdemeanor Justice Conference” at Boston University Law School on Nov. 3-4. Misdemeanor Machinery Flyer D2

Dryer interviewed by Deseret News and KSL about digital privacy

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Randy Dryer was interviewed by the Deseret News and KSL recently about digital privacy in the wake of  a case before the U.S. Supreme Court —United States v. Microsoft . Read the article here.

Andersen Jones interviewed by PolitiFact about Trump and fake news

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor RonNell Andersen Jones was interviewed by PolitiFact about the definition of “fake news” and differing viewpoints of that definition between President Donald Trump and the mainstream media. Read the article here.

Anderson quoted in media about Hinckley Institute of Politics event on death penalty

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Jensie Anderson was quoted in the media covering a recent panel at the Hinckley Institute of Politics about the future of the death penalty. Read the full article here.

Guiora quoted in Salt Lake Tribune about police questioning of homeless population

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed by The Salt Lake Tribune recently about the questioning of the homeless population by police based on apparent appearances. Read the full article here.

Commitment to Inclusivity by University Leaders

As leaders of the University of Utah, we work daily to facilitate the intellectual development of all campus members and help our students, staff, and faculty reach for their professional goals. Over the past months, our campus has experienced several threats to our learning environment that challenge individuals’ ability to thrive.  These incidents are not […]

Keiter to appear on UTopia show to discuss future of public lands

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robert Keiter will appear on the UTopia show on Kjzz (Channel 14) to discuss the future of Utah’s public lands. The show will air on Sunday, Oct. 22 at 8:30 a.m. and is titled “The Fight For Public Lands: A History.”   A preview of the show […]