Media Roundup for the week of Nov. 23, 2017

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Wake Forest Law faculty, students and staff are quoted regularly in the media. Following are the media mentions for the week of Nov. 23, 2017:

Now that Charles Manson is dead, what will happen to his body?

The Conversation

Nov. 22

Charles Manson, the wild-eyed cult leader who claimed inspiration for an apocalyptic race war from the Beatles’ White Album, died in Kern County, California, on November 19 at the age of 83. Journalist Joan Didion wrote that for many of her friends in Los Angeles, “the ’60s ended abruptly on August 9, …

This op/ed also appeared on ABC Online.

In this era of fake news, it’s time to talk about regulating hate speech

Dallas Morning News

Nov. 23

…that judges and juries can be as discerning.Shannon Gilreath is a law professor at Wake Forest University. He wrote…

Why WFU School of Law will start accepting GRE scores

Triad Business Journal

Nov. 22

Wake Forest University School of Law will accept Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores for its J.D. program next year, a move the school hopes will broaden its pool of applicants.

5 Percent Of Law Schools Now Accept GRE

Above the Law

Nov. 21

Five percent may not seem like a large amount, but with today’s announcement that Brigham Young University Law School will accept the GRE in lieu of the formerly ubiquitous LSAT for admissions — beginning in Fall 2018 — we may have reached a crucial tipping point. BYU Law joins Harvard, Columbia, Northwestern, Arizona, Georgetown, Hawaii, Washington University in St. Louis, St. John’s, Wake Forest, and Texas A&M in accepting the GRE.


3 More Law Schools Will Accept GRE, not Just LSAT

Inside Higher Ed

Nov. 20

…have announced such policy shifts. They are the law schools of St. John’s University, in New York, Texas A&M University and…


Here’s how one app eliminates out-of-network billing problems

Healthcare IT News Online

Nov. 20

…be had,” said Mark Hall, director of the Health Law and Policy Program at Wake Forest University’s School of Law. Palo…

Hazel Mack named director of outreach at Wake Forest law school


Winston-Salem Journal

Nov. 28

Hazel Mack, the former leader of Legal Aid of North Carolina, has been promoted to director of outreach at Wake Forest University School of Law, WFU said in a statement Monday…

Can Senate expel Roy Moore? Also, hazing, Chicago Lawyer columnists on office politics and more!


WGN Radio


Nov. 29

Wake Forest School of Law Professor Gregory Parks discusses the rise of hazing incidents and litigation…