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Nine WFU alumnae earn Women of Justice Awards including ‘Woman of the Year’

RALEIGH, N.C. — Professor Beth Hopkins (’73) and Kristina Wolf (JD ’13) were among nine Wake Forest women recognized at the 2012 Women of Justice Awards reception at the Raleigh Marriott City Center on Nov. 15, 2012. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law Professor Hal Lloyd’s poem to be featured in Nov. 3 concert

Wake Forest Law Professor Hal Lloyd’s poem will be featured in a Saturday, Nov. 3, concert performed by international dramatic soprano Barbara Caprilli. Continue reading »

The N.C. Bar Association YLD and the WFU School of Law to present The Rule of Law Program on Nov. 8

The North Carolina Bar Association’s Young Lawyer Division and the Wake Forest University School of Law invite local high school students to participate in an interactive program involving students, lawyers, and community leaders titled “The Rule of Law – Your Rights, Your Life: How the Law Affects You” at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 8, at the Worrell Professional Center. Continue reading »

Children’s Law Center hosts ‘Home Free,’ annual benefit to end domestic violence in Forsyth County on Thursday, Oct. 11

In an effort to raise awareness in Forsyth County about the impact of domestic violence in our community, the Children’s Law Center of Central North Carolina is partnering with Family Services, Inc. to present  “Home Free,” an annual benefit to end domestic violence at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the WFU Bridger Field House.

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Professor Beth Hopkins and Kristina Wolf (’13) nominated for 2012 Women of Justice Awards

Professor Beth Hopkins and Kristina Wolf (’13) are both nominated for recognition at the 2012 Women of Justice Awards reception at the Raleigh Marriott City Center on Nov. 15, 2012.

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Supreme Court Ruling Means N.C. Inmates Convicted As Juveniles Could Be Paroled

Triad, NC — They’re young. They’ll learn a lesson and change. They didn’t mean it. Those may be excuses parents make for a child’s poor behavior but what if your child takes someone’s life?

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Retired FBI Agent: ‘Kalvin Michael Smith deserves new trial’

The latest chapter in the ongoing saga surrounding the brutal 1995 beating of Silk Plant Forest store clerk Jill Marker has culminated with a respected retired FBI assistant director calling for a new trial for Kalvin Michael Smith, the man convicted of the crime almost 15 years ago.

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WFU School of Law Dean Blake D. Morant receives Chief Justice John Marshall Life Achievement Award

Dean Blake D. Morant was honored with the Chief Justice John Marshall Life Achievement Award by the Judge Advocates Association and Judge Advocates Foundation on Tuesday, May 15. Continue reading »

WFU law school hosts 2012 Cook Elementary Speech Contest on Wednesday, April 11

Wake Forest University School of Law will host the 2012 Cook Elementary Speech Contest, sponsored by Kilpatrick Townsend, at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, April 11, in Room 1312 of the Worrell Professiona Center. Continue reading »

Elder Law Clinic co-sponsors training program with WFU Medical School and N.C. Secretary of State

The Elder Law Clinic will co-host an elder investment fraud and financial exploitation prevention program  for health care providers from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 23, at the Sticht Center Auditorium in the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.

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