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News Briefs: Nov. 18, 2013

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

  • Florida Supreme Court Justice Canady visits UF Law today at 3 p.m.
  • FJIL food drive a success
  • Missed Craig Ball’s e-discovery lecture? Watch it here
  • Spring semester events

Administration vets concerns at town hall

Administration vets concerns at town hall

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

Top UF Law administrators answered questions from students Tuesday on topics ranging from financial aid, facilities, library hours and the curriculum. The John Marshall Bar Association hosted the town hall meeting to give students a forum to voice their comments and concerns […]

Jobs & Opportunities: Nov. 18, 2013

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

  • Applications open for 2014 Evan Yegelwel Summer Fellowship
  • Early deadlines for summer 2014 externships

Panel features Anthony prosecutor and Zimmerman attorney

Panel features Anthony prosecutor and Zimmerman attorney

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

When a Casey Anthony prosecutor and George Zimmerman’s defense attorney visited UF Law, students in Professors Amy Mashburn and Jennifer Zedalis’ Introduction to Lawyering class got to ask tough questions for candid answers. Jeff Ashton (JD 80), who prosecuted Anthony and published a book […]

Florida Supreme Court cites UF Law amicus brief in decision

Florida Supreme Court cites UF Law amicus brief in decision

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

The Florida Supreme Court cited an amicus curiae brief filed by the University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Center on Children and Families in its decision in favor of a woman whose partner left her and took their child when the relationship ended. “The Parentless Child’s Right to a […]

Experts mull death penalty

Experts mull death penalty

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

Dekle, a UF Law legal skills professor and retired assistant state attorney, is a proponent of capital punishment. He famously prosecuted the case of serial murderer Ted Bundy in 1979. Miller, the chief assistant public defender of the 5th circuit is strongly against the death penalty. Reid, a death penalty […]

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Students log 200 hours during JMBA community service week

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

University of Florida Levin College of Law students lent helping hands and logged nearly 200 hours of service during the John Marshall Bar Association’s annual community service week, which kicked off Veterans Day and ended Saturday. One group of students spent the holiday at Bread […]

Faculty Scholarship & Activities

Published: Nov 18th, 2013

Professors Dale, Klein, Lidsky, Marian, McMahan and Rowe made local and national presentations and Professor Wolf published an article.