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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 Comments on Trump Anti-Muslim Statements

On Wednesday, December 9, Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed by KSL News Radio is a Morning News segment titled, “Trump’s comments play into ISIS game plan.” Donald Trump’s comments suggesting the US should bar Muslims from entering the country play directly into ISIS’s plans, a University of Utah law professor says. Counter-terrorism expert Amos Guiora […]

Guiora Comments on Paris Attacks

Friday, November 15, 2015 – Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed on KUTV about the IS attacks in Paris. “As terror attacks go this was, and I can’t emphasis this enough, this was extremely well planned and seemingly extremely well executed,” said Amos Guiora, professor of law at the S.J. Quinney College of Law. See the complete […]

CNN Interviews Guiora On Targeted Killing and Drone Court

Professor Amos Guiora published an op-ed on CNN about targeted killing and his Drone Court proposal. Read the op-ed on »

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 […]

Guiora Interviewed by Good4Utah for Story on Iran Nuclear Deal

On Tuesday, September 8, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora was interviewed by a reporter for Good4Utah for the story, “Utah lawmakers say Iran agreement is a bad deal.” In the interview, Guiora characterizes the deal as imperfect, but says that the accord might serve a purpose. To view the video, click here.

Guiora to Discuss Global Perspectives on Cyber-Terrorism in Sept. 10 Lecture

On September 10, 2015, Amos Guiora, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, will discuss Global Perspectives on Cyber-Terrorism in a Tanner Humanities Center Work in Progress lecture. The 2:00-3:30 p.m. discussion will be held in Room 143 of the Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Building on the University of […]

Guiora Discusses Social Media Companies and Terrorism on KPCC Radio

On July 28, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora appeared on 89.3 KPCC, a public radio station in Southern California, to discuss the issue of whether social media companies like Google and Twitter are responsible for monitoring suspicious activity and terrorism threats. Click here to access the story.

Guiora to Speak at Utah Global Forum

On August 26, 2015, Professor Amos Guiora will speak at the Utah Global Forum. According to organizers, the forum will “facilitate the dialogue on how businesses can expand beyond local borders and develop a strategy of expansion into the global marketplace through importing opportunities and service exports. The program offers an incredible breadth of content, […]

MPR Interviews Guiora about Iran Nuclear Pact

On Tueday, July 14, Minnesota Public Radio interviewed Professor Amos Guiora about the recent accord between Iran and six other nations limiting Iran’s nuclear ability. To listen to the interview, click here.