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North Carolina Court of Appeals to hold oral arguments at law school on Tuesday, Feb. 7

The North Carolina Court of Appeals will hold oral arguments in two cases at the Wake Forest University School of Law beginning at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 7,  in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professional Center.

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Master storyteller: Criminal defense attorney Wade Smith shares his stories as part of “Conversation With …” series

The best lawyers are good story tellers, says Raleigh criminal defense attorney Wade Smith. Continue reading »

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. urges students to migrate toward environmental activism

A true free market, says Robert F. Kennedy Jr., fosters efficiency and encourages us to properly value our natural resources. In a true free market, he says, people can’t become rich without also enriching their neighbors and enriching their communities. Continue reading »

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to speak at Wake Forest University School of Law on Friday, Nov. 4

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. will speak at Wake Forest University School of Law at 9 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 4.

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International human rights expert questions U.S. targeted killings

The United States could have — should have — captured Osama bin Laden, says Philip Alston, one of the world’s leading experts on international human rights.

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Nobel winner, DNA exoneree meet

Darryl Hunt had always wanted to meet Nobel Prize-winning scientist Kary Mullis. Continue reading »

Piedmont Triad Lawyers and Federalist Society to host the Honorable C. Boyden Gray on Thursday, Oct. 6, to discuss Dodd-Frank Act

The Piedmont Triad Lawyers Chapter of the Federalist Society and the Wake Forest University Student Chapter of the Federalist Society invite students, faculty and staff as well as alumni to join them on Thursday, Oct. 6, for a reception and discussion on the legal and constitutional issues concerning the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform & Consumer Protection Act. Continue reading »

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‘Targeted Killings Beyond Borders: An International Law Perspective’ topic of Dean’s Distinguished Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 6

“Targeted Killings Beyond Borders: An International Law Perspective” is the topic of this fall’s Dean’s Distinguished Lecture that will feature Philip Alston, the John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law at New York University Law School. Continue reading »

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Christine Todd Whitman, former EPA head and New Jersey governor, to speak Sept. 19 on the environment and sustainability

Christine Todd Whitman, former EPA head and New Jersey’s first female governor, will address the environment and sustainability at Wake Forest University at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 19, in the Kulynych Auditorium of the new Porter Byrum Welcome Center.

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Law school takes new direction with the Office of Career and Professional Development

 The Wake Forest University School of Law is taking a new direction with its newly named Office of Career and Professional Development. Continue reading »