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Professor Criticizes Gun-free Zones After Oregon Community College Shooting

William A. Jacobson, a Cornell School of Law professor, criticized gun-free zones in a USA Today article published on Sunday. Jacobson said that gun-free zones are only effective at keeping armed, good intentioned people from entering them. Show More Summary

Darryll Jones Named Finalist For Florida A&M Deanship

Following up on my previous post: Orlando Sentinel, Three Finalists Chosen for Dean at FAMU Law School: The search for the next Florida A&M University Law School dean has been narrowed down to three finalists, according to the school. They are: Angela Felecia Epps, a law professor at University of...

4th Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference: Building On The Foundations For Practice

The 4th Annual Educating Tomorrow's Lawyers Conference: Building on the Foundations for Practice concluded yesterday in Denver. Pepperdine is one of 35 law school consortium memberss, almost a quarter of which are in California (Golden Gate, McGeorge, Pepperdine, Southwestern, Stanford, UC-Hastings, UC-Irvine, USC): In 2014, Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers launched Foundations...

More Bush "S---" from Jeb!

Poor Jeb. He's stepped in it again. Responding to the possible need for new gun laws following the most recent school shootings and killings, this time Roseburg, Oregon, Jeb noted, "Look, stuff happens." I suppose this "stuff happens"...Show More Summary

“The First Annual Tyler Clementi Internet Safety Conference”

Dear New York Law School: Should law schools really take the lead in promoting unconstitutional curbs on online speech? [Scott Greenfield] Related, at least tangentially: a United Nations report on “cyberviolence” is cartoonishly bad...Show More Summary

This Week's Ten Most Popular TaxProf Blog Posts

Trump's Tax Plan: 'Tax Reform That Will Make America Great Again' Enrollment Plummets At Northeast Ohio Law Schools: Akron (-16%), Case (-36%), Cleveland (-39%) IRS Chief Counsel Blasted For Favorable Ruling On Total Return Swaps Men Cite Their Own Work More Than Women Tax Profs Oppose Territorial Tax System, Offshore...

The refreshing bluntness of Ayelet Shaked

Speaking at Cardozo Law School, Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked dispensed with "Jewish values". Liberty, nonviolence, justice – to her and the Jewish Home party, all can be readily sacrificed to the overarching mission of ethnic and religious homogeneity.

Join the Millions of Moms Fighting for Stronger Gun Laws (PHOTOS)

Post by Caroline Olney. The shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon was the 45th school shooting and 294th mass shooting in 2015. It's terrifying that this brings the average number of mass shootings up to 1.08 a day. Show More Summary

Congress just missed a chance to help hungry kids. Here’s what happened

Advocates are hoping a new school lunch law will include some modest additions to the national programs.

Oregon Shooting Gunman Was Obsessed With Guns: Weapons Found In His Apartment, Report Says

The gunman from Thursday’s (October 1) shooting at an Oregon school, Chris Harper-Mercer, had a fixation with guns and religion, the Los Angeles Times reports. According to a source from the federal law enforcement, which is remaining...Show More Summary

From The Career Files: How To Struggle Through Law School In The Right Way

If you ask most law students, law school can be really tough, especially during your first year!

Christian group has Islam-fearing freakout over Georgia schools teaching basic facts about religion

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A conservative Christian organization is paranoid that public school children in Georgia are being indoctrinated into the Muslim faith by their curriculum on world religions. The American Center for Law and Justice is up in arms because Georgia school children are being taught the differences...

Rosier Picture For Fall 2016 Law School Admissions

Kaplan Test Prep, Survey: Majority of Law Schools Predict Application Bump in Current Cycle, But They Also Predict at Least One Law School Will Shut Down: According to Kaplan Test Prep’s 2015 survey of admissions officers at 120 law schools across the United States, the vast majority of law school...

Donald Trump’s Unexpected Response to the Nation’s Latest School Shooting

On Thursday evening, a visibly angry President Obama offered his condolences in the wake of the nation’s latest mass school shooting but said that to prevent the next tragedy voters need to demand changes to the nation’s gun laws. “Our thoughts and prayers are not enough,” Obama said. Show More Summary

Oregon College Shooting: Thoughts and Prayers Aren't Enough -- We Need Stronger Gun Laws

16 years after the Columbine High School massacre in which 13 students were slaughtered, it has happened again at Umpqua Community College in Oregon. 10 are dead and people aren't even shocked. We can't just accept this, we need to make...Show More Summary

Oregon Killings Are a Grim Familiarity for US -- Obama Shows His Exasperation on Our Gun Laws

Angry Barack Obama says shootings ‘have become routine.’ The US is reeling from another school shooting, the 45th this year, after a 26-year-old gunman murdered as many as nine people and wounded seven more at a community college in Oregon before he was killed. Show More Summary

Morning Docket: 10.02.15

Not everyone can lead a glamorous life before going to law school. Take, for example, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. After graduating from college, she traveled to Alaska where she gutted fish with some "gentlemen from Japan." Eww, that sounds... Show More Summary

2016 candidate promises to resign if elected

Harvard Law School professor Lawrence Lessig announces his candidacy for the Democratic nomination with a surprising caveat: if elected, he'll resign after...

President Barack Obama Wants 'Common Sense' Gun Laws After Oregon School Shooting

We still cannot believe that there's been yet another mass shooting in America. President Barack Obama addressed the nation Thursday afternoon after a 20-year-old gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College leaving at least 13 dead. In his speech, the President questioned firearm enthusiasts' thoughts on gun laws and urged his fellow politicians to do something about [...]

ABA Accreditation Committee OKs Merger Of William Mitchell And Hamline Law Schools

Press release, Update on Law School Combination: The Accreditation Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA) has notified Hamline University that it is recommending the ABA Council give its acquiescence to the combination of Hamline University School of Law and William Mitchell College of Law. The ABA Council will consider...

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