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Congratulations to Elizabeth Knowles '12 on her new position as Assistant Clinical Professor of Law at University of Akron School of Law!

September 6, 2016

Elizabeth M. Knowles joined the Akron Law faculty in 2016. Professor Knowles supervises the Immigration & Human Rights Law Clinic and teaches Asylum and Refugee Law. Her current research...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director and Law Professor Alex Kreit interviewed in Bloomberg Law

September 2, 2016

Eugene Volokh, a professor at UCLA Law School, and Alex Kreit, a professor at the Thomas Jefferson School of Law, discuss an appeals court decision, which upheld a federal ban on the sale of guns...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit interviewed on Ban on Gun Sales to Marijuana Card

September 1, 2016

A federal ban on the sale of guns to medical marijuana card holders does not violate the Second Amendment, a federal appeals court said Wednesday.  To read more,...

Congratulations to Jaclyn Swe '06 on her promotion to General Counsel for Aptus Court Reporting

August 24, 2016

California's premier deposition services company, Aptus Court Reporting, has expanded Director of Business Development Jaclyn Swe's role to include duties of General Counsel for the company. To...

Congratulations to Thomas Jefferson School of Law's Veterans Clinic Alumni Scholarship Recipient Amber Zendejas

August 23, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law is proud to announce the recipient of the Veterans Clinic Alumni Scholarship for Summer semester 2016. To read more,...

Congratulations to Randy Frisch '09 for being named the new President of City University of Seattle

August 19, 2016

The National University System announced today that its affiliate, City University of Seattle (CityU), a nonprofit leader in serving adult learners and providing an array of global study programs...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Professor Emerita Marjorie Cohn's latest article in Huffington Post on Targeted Killing

August 18, 2016

In January 2013, President Barack Obama promised to make the rules for the United States' targeted killing program "more transparent to the American people and the world" because "in our democracy...

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Center for Criminal Law and Policy Director Alex Kreit interviewed on the DEA, Marijuana and Drug Class Restrictions.

August 18, 2016

The federal government has declined to downgrade marijuana’s classification as a dangerous drug with high potential for abuse and no medicinal value. That’s despite half the states in the union...

Center of Sports Law and Policy Director Jeremy Evans '11 published two articles in the latest San Diego Lawyer Magazine.

August 15, 2016

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Director of the Center of Sports Law and Policy Jeremy Evans '11 published two articles in the July/August 2016 edition of the San Diego Lawyer Magazine. The...