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Wisconsin's public defender shortage has created a constitutional crisis, says Michele LaVigne

The Appeal

Posted May 23, 2019 by Law School News

As Madison clinics begin offering stem cell therapies for joint pain, Alta Charo urges caution

Wisconsin State Journal

Posted May 22, 2019 by Law School News

Erin Barbato discusses Dane County pilot program that provides lawyers to immigrants

Wisconsin Watch

Posted May 21, 2019 by Law School News

Are big tech companies like Amazon and Facebook acting like monopolies? Peter Carstensen weighs in

BBC News

Posted May 16, 2019 by Law School News

Julia Sherman: Wisconsin's cultural association with alcohol has a high cost

Wisconsin Public Radio

Posted May 13, 2019 by Law School News

Meg Gaines explains how the Center for Patient Partnership uses patient experiences to teach med students

American Medical Association

Posted May 10, 2019 by Law School News

UW Law School's Restorative Justice Project featured on '60 Minutes' and CNN's 'The Redemption Project with Van Jones'

Jonathan Scharrer , director of the Restorative Justice Project (RJP) at the University of Wisconsin Law School's Frank J. Remington Center, appeared on “60 Minutes ” May 12 as part of a story about restorative justice. "We're loo ...

Posted May 10, 2019 by Käri Knutson

Sumudu Atapattu helps raise funds for Sri Lankan bombing victims


Posted May 9, 2019 by Law School News

Miriam Seifter and Robert Yablon honored with Vilas professorships and awards

Posted May 9, 2019 by Karen Koethe

Chinese bioethicists call for regulation 'reboot' after country's gene-edited baby scandal; Alta Charo comments

Science Magazine

Posted May 8, 2019 by Law School News

Keith Findley discusses governor's plan to restore pardons in Wisconsin

Channel 3000

Posted May 7, 2019 by Law School News

Peter Carstensen weighs in on class-action lawsuit over cattle price fixing


Posted May 3, 2019 by Law School News

Kathryn Hendley and Tonya Brito receive faculty fellowships for 2019-20

Posted May 2, 2019 by Law School News

CNN series to feature Jonathan Scharrer and Restorative Justice Project students on May 26

Posted May 1, 2019 by Law School News

Alexandra Huneeus to work with team of 'cluster hire' scholars connecting research on sexual violence to policy making

Posted Apr 30, 2019 by Law School News

UW Law School to launch UW-Madison's first fully funded chair honoring an African American professor

The University of Wisconsin Law School has announced the creation of an endowed faculty chair in honor of the late Professor James E. Jones Jr . This is UW-Madison’s first fully funded chair named for an African American faculty member. ...

Posted Apr 23, 2019 by Karen Koethe

Alta Charo: 'Born alive' bills create the false impression that abortion providers practice infanticide

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Posted Apr 23, 2019 by Law School News

A Q&A on Islamic law with Asifa Quraishi-Landes

Wisconsin Public Television

Posted Apr 18, 2019 by Law School News

Distinguished Teaching Award winner Rob Yablon sets law students up for success

There’s a running joke among first-year law students in Rob Yablon ’s classroom: ask him a question, they say, and odds are he’ll respond, “It depends.” But Yablon, who recently won teaching honors at UW-Madison, ...

Posted Mar 26, 2019 by Tammy Kempfert

Keith Findley co-founds new Center for Integrity in Forensic Sciences

ABA Journal

Posted Mar 1, 2019 by Law School News

Heinz Klug wins Lubar research chair to study constitution-making in post-colonial Africa

Constitutional law is more than just an academic topic for Evjue-Bascom Professor of Law Heinz Klug . Growing up in South Africa, he fought against apartheid, escaped an assassination attempt and lived in exile for 11 years before returning home ...

Posted Feb 27, 2019 by Law School News

In False Positive, Keith Findley tells the story of a Wisconsin man's wrongful conviction

False Positive, a documentary focusing on the wrongful conviction and eventual exoneration of a Wisconsin man, is available for online viewing through Vox Media. The video follows the case of Robert Lee Stinson, who in 1985 was convicted of rape ...

Posted Feb 11, 2019 by Law School News

Law School team advances in multi-state competition aimed at boosting middle class

Three members of the UW Law School faculty advanced to the finals in the Alliance for the American Dream competition for their proposal to help eliminate legal barriers to employment. Professors Sarah Davis , Marsha Mansfield and Mitch teame ...

Posted Feb 7, 2019 by Law School News

'Human Nature,' a documentary featuring Alta Charo, to premiere at South by Southwest

Posted Feb 6, 2019 by Law School News

Michele LaVigne receives 'Leaders in the Law' award

Michele LaVigne, a University of Wisconsin Law School professor, has won Wisconsin Law Journal’s 2019 Leaders in the Law award. The award honors top judges, attorneys and legal professionals who have made a difference in Wisconsin’ ...

Posted Feb 6, 2019 by Law School News

Governor reverses course on Affordable Care Act lawsuit; Miriam Seifter comments

Kenosha News

Posted Jan 24, 2019 by Law School News

Tonya Brito elected to American Law Institute

    Tonya Brito Tonya Brito has been elected a member of the American Law Institute . ALI is the leading independent organization in the United States that produces scholarly work to clarify, modernize and improve th ...

Posted Jan 21, 2019 by Law School News

Miriam Seifter weighs in on recent legal challenges to Wisconsin's lame-duck legislation


Posted Jan 15, 2019 by Law School News

Margaret Raymond: "Our nation's public law schools are engines of access, opportunity and social transformation"

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Posted Dec 20, 2018 by Law School News

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