Media Roundup for July 28, 2017
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July 28, 2017
Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of July 28, 2017:
New York Times Book Review
Professor Ron Wright authors chapter, “Elected Prosecutors and Police Accountability,” in the New York Times reviewed book, “Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment.”
Guest host Anita Rao speaks with Shannon Gilreath, a professor of law and professor of women’s, gender and sexuality studies at Wake Forest University, about the legality of rescinding the right for transgender people to be open about their gender identity while serving in the military.
This is an area I’m fascinated by, and I’ve had long conversations about this with Tanya Marsh, a law professor at Wake Forest and the expert on human remains law in the United States.
Law at the End of the Day
Professor John H. Knox has just released his March 2017 progress report on the work of his office, which includes links to a number of important statements and activities, principal among which is his Report of the Special Rapporteur on the issue of human rights obligations relating to the enjoyment of a safe, clean, healthy and sustainable environment.