April 4, 2018
When the U.S. Supreme Court issues its eagerly anticipated ruling clarifying the limits of imposing political-speech restrictions at polling places, the opinion will be of more than just academic interest to three 3Ls at the Law School.
April 2, 2018
As many students across the country flew off to warm tropical beaches and other fun-filled destinations to celebrate their spring break, a small cadre of dedicated Law School students and a Humphrey School graduate student embarked on a six-day road trip to such exotic locales as Le Sueur, Minnesota, and Brookings, South Dakota.
March 29, 2018
William E. “Bill” Mullin ’58, a prominent Twin Cities family law practitioner, longtime activist with Minnesota’s Democratic party, and dedicated benefactor of the Law School, passed away March 10 after a 10-year battle with the motor disorder apraxia. He was 83.
March 26, 2018
Bess Boever ’19 and Charlie Niemann ’19 were recently named American Constitution Society (ACS) Next Generation Leaders.
March 23, 2018
On April 5, the Humphrey School of Public Affairs will hold a dedication event at the Humphrey School’s newly named Joan and Walter Mondale Commons.
March 12, 2018
The Burton Foundation has announced that Frank Guenthner ’18 is the winner of a 2018 Distinguished Legal Writing Award—one of only 15 students from U.S. law schools to be so honored. In the 19 years since the award’s creation, Law School students have received it 10 times.
March 7, 2018
Law School professors Brad Clary ’75 and Barbara Welke have been chosen to receive the 2018 University of Minnesota Award for Outstanding Contributions to Graduate and Professional Education. This honor, the University’s highest teaching award, was given to eight of the institution’s 3,800-plus professors.
February 23, 2018
On Feb. 22, Matthew D. Krueger ’06 was sworn in as the U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Wisconsin. Krueger was nominated by President Donald Trump and confirmed by the U.S. Senate on February 15.
February 22, 2018
On its first trip outside U.S. borders, the Law School’s International Moot Court Competition team took first-place honors in the D.M. Harish Memorial Government Law College International Moot Court Competition, held February 9-11 in Mumbai, India.
February 19, 2018
Curtis L. Roy ’50, a partner at Minneapolis-based Dorsey & Whitney for nearly 40 years and a longtime benefactor of the Law School, passed away Jan. 27 in Bloomington, Minn. He was 93.