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Professor Mark Hall

Professor Mark Hall talks about Medicaid reform on WUNC’s ‘The State of Things’

Medicaid reform is at the forefront of North Carolina’s legislative agenda this session, but legislators are still debating how to design the reform.  Continue reading »

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons interviewed by NPR about President Obama’s ban on sale of military-style equipment

Monday, President Barack Obama announced his administration will ban the sale of certain military-style equipment to local police departments. Professor Kami Chavis Simmons was the guest on Wisconsin Public Radio discussing this news with host, Rob Ferrett, on Monday, May 18, 2015. Continue reading »

Professor John Korzen

Professor John Korzen takes over appeal filed by Town of Beech Mountain against wildlife organization

According to representatives of Genesis Wildlife Sanctuary, the Town of Beech Mountain has chosen to appeal the Watauga County Superior Court’s verdict on the due process claim that awarded the wildlife rescue, rehabilitation and release center $361,000 in damages and accruing 8 percent interest. Wake Forest Law Professor John Korzen has agreed to take over appeal according to this article from the High Country Press. Continue reading »

Professor Timothy Davis tells Boston Herald attorney for NFL quarterback Tom Brady isn’t dealing with a complex matter

Professor Andrew Verstein and John Sanders (’16) write in The Huffington Post: ‘Legal Confusion as to Spoofing’

Wake Forest Law Professor Andrew Verstein and John Sanders (’16) co-wrote the following op/ed, which appears in The Huffington Post here.

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Dean Suzanne Reynolds ('77)

Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) and Professor Shannon Gilreath (’02) speak at film screening of ‘Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine’ on Monday, May 18

OUT at the Movies will screen “Matt Shepard Is a Friend of Mine” at 8 p.m. on Monday, May 18, in cooperation with Aperture Cinema, 311 W. Fourth St. Immediately after the showing, there will be a panel discussion with Wake Forest School of Law Interim Dean Suzanne Reynolds (’77) and Professor Shannon Gilreath (’02) and Mary Dalton, professor of communication, film studies and women’s and gender studies at Wake Forest University.
On Oct. 7, 1998, University of Wyoming student Matthew Shepard was brutally beaten, tied to a fence and left to die because he was gay.

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Professor Tanya Marsh’s Funeral and Cemetery Law class collaborates with Urban Death Project to bring natural human remains decomposition to your state

Wake Forest Law Professor Tanya Marsh’s Funeral and Cemetery Law class is working to help bring the natural process of human remains decomposition to your state. As the first and only course of its kind at an American law school, Marsh’s course is already an innovation. By collaborating with the Urban Death Project and its Kickstarter campaign, the course is pioneering new models of experiential learning. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law School Professor Kami Simmons

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons, director of Wake Forest Law’s Criminal Justice Program, says Baltimore Collaborative Review represents significant step

Today, local and federal officials announced that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) will conduct a Collaborative Review of the Baltimore Police Department to assess allegations of excessive uses of force and other issues within the department. Continue reading »

Wake Forest Law School Professor Kami Simmons

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons to testifies in Washington, D.C., regarding body-mounted police cameras on Thursday, May 7

Professor Kami Chavis Simmons, director of  Wake Forest Law’s Criminal Justice Program, will testify before the Washington, D.C., City Council’s Judiciary Committee regarding the use of body-mounted cameras on Thursday, May 7, 2015. Continue reading »

Professor John Knox

Professor John Knox tells Triad Business Journal that Kenyan activist left mark on him during United Nations work

In his role as an expert on human rights and the environment for the United Nations, Wake Forest Law Professor John Knox has traveled the world and seen firsthand the human impact of environmental change. Continue reading »