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for April, 2008

French historian to speak on WWII anti-semitic laws

April 28, 2008

Professor Marc-Olivier Baruch, a director of studies at the National Center for Scientific Research in Paris, will speak on French WWII anti-semitic legislation.

MCEA Legal Director to Present Earth Week Lecture

April 24, 2008

Janette Brimmer, Legal Director of the MN Center for Environmental Advocacy, will present a lecture on the MCEA and the aspects of environmental law practice.

Judicial Elections Forum Hosted by State Rep. Simon and Former Gov. Quie

April 24, 2008

State Rep. Steve Simon ('96) and former Governor Al Quie will host a forum on judicial elections. Simon represents Dist. 44A. Quie was MN governor from '79 to '83.

Cox and Frey Win Outstanding Service Awards

April 22, 2008

Professor Prentiss Cox and Assistant Professor Barbara Frey have been chosen as recipients of the U. of MN's 2008 Outstanding Community Service Staff Award.

First Lecture in New Legal History Lecture Series

April 22, 2008

Linda K. Kerber, a history professor from the U. of Iowa, will present the Law School's inaugural presentation in its new Legal History Lecture Series

Angela P. Harris to Deliver Dewey Lecture

April 15, 2008

Berkeley Law Professor Angela P. Harris will deliver the Dewey Lecture, "The 'L' Word: Love in the Restorative Justice Movement and in Legal Theory," this Tuesday, April 15.

NYT Cites Constitutional Commentary

April 14, 2008

Based on findings in a Constitutional Commentary article, a recent editorial in the New York Times urges the Senate to "upgrade the confirmation process" of Supreme Court Justices.

Register Now for the Race for Justice

April 13, 2008

Be a part of the U of MN Law School’s largest public interest fundraiser! The 6th Annual Race for Justice 5K Fun Run and Walk will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2008. Register now for early registration discounts.

Professor Robert A. Stein to Deliver Appointment Lecture

April 8, 2008

Professor Robert A. Stein will deliver the Everett Fraser Professor of Law Appointment Lecture, "The Rule of Law," on April 8th, in room 25 at 3:30 p.m. A reception will follow.

Gallanis Elected to American College of Trust & Estate Counsel

April 7, 2008

Professor Thomas P. Gallanis has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel.

Going once...

April 1, 2008

The University of Minnesota Law School 2008 Graduation Committee is pleased to announce that the annual silent auction is open for business for "anyone with money".

Professor Susan M. Wolf to Deliver Faegre & Benson Professorship Lecture

April 1, 2008

Susan M. Wolf, an expert on health law, law and science and bioethics will deliver the Faegre & Benson Professorship lecture on April 1st at 3:30.