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Harold Lloyd

Professor Harold Lloyd reflects on Gov. Pat McCory’s last days in office

Professor Harold Lloyd published the following entry, “Toilets, Trials, and Tolls: Cleaning Up After Pat McCrory,” on The Huffington Post on Dec. 31, 2016.

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Professor Michael Curtis

Professor Michael Curtis quoted about blocking of law limiting governor’s power

Professor Michael Curtis is quoted in the following story, “Law Limiting Power of Incoming North Carolina Gov. Put on Hold,” written by Feroze Dhanoa and published by Patch on Dec. 30, 2016.

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Harold Lloyd

Professor Harold Lloyd’s ‘Cognitive Emotion and the Law’ cited among best 2016 legal education articles

Scott Fruehwald writes on the TaxProfBlog of Professor Paul L. Caron of Pepperdine University School of Law that Professor Harold Lloyd’s Cognitive Emotion and the Law, Law & Psychology Review is one of the top articles published about legal education for 2016.

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Professor Michael D. Green

Professor Michael Green quoted by Philadelphia Inquirer story about $50-million Ikea case settlement

Professor Michael Green is quoted in the following original Philadelphia Inquirer story, “After $50 million settlement, victims’ mother blasts Ikea for leaving ‘silent killer’ on the market,” written by Tricia L. Nadolny and published on Dec. 23, 2016.

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Professor Michael Curtis

Professor Michael Curtis quoted by Raleigh News and Observer about NCGA special session

Professor Michael Curtis is quoted in the following story,  “PolitiFact NC: Dubious claims from both sides in NCGA,” written by Will Doran published by the Raleigh News and Observer on Dec. 19, 2016.

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Sidney A. Shapiro, law professor at Wake Forest University and vice president of the Center for Progressive Reform, testifies on regulatory reform before the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee.  Sept. 16, 2015, Washington, D.C.  Photo:  Jay Mallin

Professor Sidney Shapiro calls for Donald Trump’s jobs panel to meet publicly

Professor Sidney Shapiro and other transparency advocates call for President-Elect Donald Trump’s jobs board to meet publicly to avoid violation of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA) in the following story that originally ran here in Politico Online on Dec. 8, 2016.

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Professor Dick Schneider

Professor Dick Schneider tells WFDD Duke Energy coal ash spill may have caused Gov. Pat McCrory political damage

Professor Dick Schneider, associate dean for international affairs, is quoted extensively in the following WFDD story, “Coal Ash Ponds And The Governor’s Race,” reported by David Ford on Dec. 8, 2016.

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Professor John Knox

UN Human Rights expert Professor John Knox calls for protection of environmental defenders

Professor John Knox, in his role as the first UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment, calls on countries to comply with laws that protect environment defenders in the following story that originally ran here in India Blooms on Dec. 8, 2016, and also on www.justearthnews.com

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Professor Shannon Gilreath

Professor Shannon Gilreath (JD ’02) quoted by ABC News

Professor Shannon Gilreath (JD ’02) is quoted in the following ABC News story, “North Carolina’s ‘Anti-LGBT’ Bill Likely to Remain Despite Election of Democratic Governor, Experts Say,” reported by Avianne Tan and Veronica Stracqualursi on Dec. 7, 2016. Following is an excerpt from the original story.

Professor Kami Chavis

Professor Kami Chavis discusses police accountability in Walter Scott shooting mistrial with Christian Science Monitor

Professor Kami Chavis, Associate Dean for Research and Public Engagement and Director of the Criminal Justice Program, was quoted in the Christian Science Monitor article, “Mistrial in Walter Scott police shooting sends strong message,” published by Henry Gass on Dec. 6, 2016.  In the article, a portion of which follows, Chavis discusses police accountability.

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