Georgetown University Law School's David Cole tells Salon how the "torture report" missed the whole ugly picture
Kristin Hickman (Minnesota) presents Treasury's Retroactivity at Iowa today as part of its Faculty Workshop Series: In Bowen v. Georgetown University Hospital, the Supreme Court described retroactivity as "not favored in the law" and generally rejected allowing federal administrative agencies to adopt regulations "altering the past legal consequences of past...
Georgetown Law School, Tax Scholars Join Georgetown Law Faculty: Georgetown University Law Center is pleased to announce that tax scholars Lilian V. Faulhaber and Brian Galle will be joining the Law Center faculty next year.... Faulhaber joins Georgetown Law from Boston University School of Law. Since 2013, she has...
Almost three months ago, in the op-ed pages of USA Today, Randy Barnett, a libertarian law professor at Georgetown University, pleaded with Con
Obituaries of residents from the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Byungkyu Chun, physicianByungkyu Chun, 86, a physician and former chief of surgical pathology at Georgetown University Medical Center, died Feb. 1 at his home in McLean, Va. The cause was bladder cancer, said a daughter-in-law, Ellen Chun. Read full article >>
Obituaries of residents of the District, Maryland and Northern Virginia.Byungkyu Chun, physicianByungkyu Chun, 86, a physician and former chief of surgical pathology at Georgetown University Medical Center, died Feb. 1 at his home in McLean, Va. The cause was bladder cancer, said a daughter-in-law, Ellen Chun. Read full article >>
According to a new study from Georgetown University, the outlook for recent journalism graduates is bleak. The school looked at unemployment rates for a variety of recent college grads and graduate degree holders and found mostly good news. Show More Summary
Man who drove into ZombieWalk crowd will be arraigned March 9! Illustrator Mel Crawford passes away. Georgetown University paper pulls cartoon amid protests!
Kristin Hickman (Minnesota) presents Treasury's Retroactivity at Chicago today as part of its Public Law & Legal Theory Workshop Series: In Bowen v. Georgetown University Hospital, the Supreme Court described retroactivity as "not favored in the law" and generally rejected allowing federal administrative agencies to adopt regulations "altering the past...
A new report by Georgetown University’s Center on Education and the Workforce shows that unemployment rates for recent college graduates are falling for almost everyone except for those in journalism. The report, Hard Times to Better Times, College Majors, Unemployment and Earnings, was authored by Center researchers Anthony P. Carnevale and Ban Cheah. The unemployment […]
image via (cc) flickr user clappstar When it comes to questions of race and bias in law enforcement, many were surprised to hear FBI Director James Comey speak so candidly on the subject while presenting at Georgetown University this past week. Show More Summary
Last Thursday’s speech by FBI Director James Comey at Georgetown University was remarkable on its own terms, but revolutionary in the context of his agency’s history.
Over the holiday weekend, I waited for something that never came. Given FBI Director James Comey’s powerful and direct speech on law enforcement and race at Georgetown University on Thursday, I thought for sure hellfire would rain down upon him from the right. After all, in tone and word, he echoed the sentiments expressed by […]
Police behavior needs to change. FBI Director James Comey gave an address at Georgetown University on Thursday titled "Hard Truths: Law Enforcement and Race." The New York Times characterized it as "unusually candid." Our own Shaun King...Show More Summary
The head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation had the same questions as many Americans after a police officer shot and killed an unarmed young black man in Ferguson, Mo. last summer. In a speech Thursday at Georgetown University, director James B. Comey recounted asking his staff how frequently police officers shot and kill civilians, […]
A transcript of James Comey's remarks on race at Georgetown University.
In a speech at Georgetown University, Director James B. Comey called on the nation’s law enforcement personnel and the citizens they serve to participate in a frank and open conversation about the disconnect that exists between police agencies and many citizens, particularly in communities of color.
Invoking the deaths of Michael Brown, Eric Garner, and Detectives Weijan Liu and Rafael Ramos, FBI Director James Comey gave a speech at Georgetown University today in which he recognized that law enforcement in America struggles to cope with a history of enforcing "a status quo that was often brutally unfair" to people of color. [ more › ]
FBI Director James Comey on Thursday called for a conversation about race in the United States that extends beyond law enforcement. Speaking at Georgetown University, Comey said the United States is at a crossroads following incidents involving white police officers fatally shooting unarmed black...
Police often make hasty judgments based on the race of the civilians they encounter, said James B. Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation in a speech at Georgetown University on Thursday in which he cited the song "Everyone's a Little Bit Racist" from Avenue Q. "Look around, and you will find no one's […]