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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.

Cassell presents on crime victims’ rights in Australia

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell recently traveled to Brisbane, Australia, where he presented to the National Victims of Crime Conference. The conference was sponsored by Griffith University.  Cassell spoke on the topic of “The Expansion of Crime Victims’ Rights in American Criminal Procedure.”

Cassell publishes op-ed on implied consent in aftermath of nurse arrest

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell published an op-ed in The Salt Lake Tribune recently exploring the legal issues behind the arrest of Alex Wubbels,  a Utah nurse arrested for refusing to draw blood on an unconscious patient at University Hospital.  Read the full op-ed here.  Cassell’s opinion piece was referenced […]

New research by Cassell featured in The Salt Lake Tribune

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell was featured in The Salt Lake Tribune about his new research in the Boston University Law Review, “Still Handcuffing the Cops.”   Read The Salt Lake Tribune story here.   Cassell’s research was also featured in Utah Policy and in Newsmax.      

New research by Cassell explores law enforcement’s ability to solve crimes 50 years after Miranda vs. Arizona

Fifty years after the U.S. Supreme Court handed down a historic decision in Miranda vs. Arizona — which determined that criminal suspects must be informed of their constitutional right to an attorney prior to police questioning — a pair of University of Utah researchers have found in a new analysis that the 1966 ruling today harms law […]

Cassell quoted in Deseret News on Supreme Court action on the travel ban

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell was quoted in an article by the Deseret News titled, “Supreme Court’s action on travel ban cause for concern, local organizations that serve refugees say.”

Cassell invited to U.S. Justice Department’s National Summit on Crime Reduction and Public Safety

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell is in  Washington, D.C. on June 20 and 21 to attend the U.S. Justice Department’s National Summit on Crime Reduction and Public Safety.  The summit involves the top federal law enforcement leaders (including Attorney General Jeff Sessions), as well as prosecutors, police chiefs, and […]

Cassell appears before Wisconsin legislative committee to advocate for crime victims’ rights

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell traveled to Madison, Wisconsin this week to testify before a joint legislative committee regarding Marsy’s Law for Wisconsin — a proposed amendment to the Wisconsin state constitution that would protect crime victims’ rights. Cassell has testified before the Idaho and Nevada legislatures earlier this […]

Cassell interviewed on KUER about U.S. Attorney John Huber renomination

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell was interviewed on KUER about Trump reappointing U.S. Attorney John Huber to serve as Utah’s chief federal prosecutor. Listen to the interview here »

Cassell participates in the U Daily Chronicle on Judge Robert Hilder eulogy

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Paul Cassell shared his thoughts and experiences about the late Judge Robert Hilder and his contribution to Utah and the U. Read the full article here »