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Professionalism Symposium speaker: Greatest problem is injustice, not incivility

Professionalism Symposium speaker: Greatest problem is injustice, not incivility

Published: Apr 16th, 2012

As she watches families come together and fall apart, Mary Day Coker keeps a scripture tucked away on her bench where only she can see it. Coker, a Florida 8th […]

Art show showcases talent of UF Law community

Art show showcases talent of UF Law community

Published: Apr 9th, 2012

The University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Art Law Society hosted its 10th annual art show, which featured more than 40 pieces of artwork created by students and faculty […]

OUTLaw hosts third Marry-In event

OUTLaw hosts third Marry-In event

Published: Apr 2nd, 2012

By Maggie Powers OUTLaw, the University of Florida Levin College of Law’s Gay-Straight Alliance group, held its third annual Marry-In event in the Marcia Whitney Schott Courtyard Tuesday. The event […]

Judge Mickle’s portrait unveiled in ceremony honoring his life, career

Judge Mickle’s portrait unveiled in ceremony honoring his life, career

Published: Apr 2nd, 2012

On March 15, leaders of the Northern Florida legal community assembled to celebrate the life and career of the Stephan P. Mickle, the first African-American federal judge of the Northern […]

A modern miracle for UF Law: Building dedication wraps up transformative decade

A modern miracle for UF Law: Building dedication wraps up transformative decade

Published: Mar 26th, 2012

By Debbie Amirin Considering the obstacles, you might call it a modern miracle. In the face of dwindling state support and increasingly tough times for higher education as state revenues […]

Slavery, Secession and the Constitution at ninth annual CSRRR Spring Lecture

Slavery, Secession and the Constitution at ninth annual CSRRR Spring Lecture

Published: Mar 19th, 2012

By the time of Abraham Lincoln’s election in 1860 to the U.S. presidency and the South’s subsequent secession from the United States, the southern states had already been exposed to […]

Federal courts expert to deliver 31st annual Dunwody Lecture

Federal courts expert to deliver 31st annual Dunwody Lecture

Published: Mar 19th, 2012

One of the nation’s foremost federal court scholars will delve into issues surrounding judicial review at the 31st annual Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law at the University of Florida Levin […]

New York University land use scholar examines NYC rezonings in Wolf Lecture

New York University land use scholar examines NYC rezonings in Wolf Lecture

Published: Mar 12th, 2012

Since New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg took office in 2002, the city has engaged in the rezoning of about 11,000 lots within its limits, which equals about one-quarter of […]

UF Law’s Wolf Family Lecture takes a look at land use regulation

UF Law’s Wolf Family Lecture takes a look at land use regulation

Published: Feb 27th, 2012

The fifth annual Wolf Family Lecture on the American Law of Real Property will explore pertinent issues facing land use regulation tomorrow. Vicki L. Been, Boxer Family Professor of Law […]

Browner, speakers address water issues and challenges at 18th annual PIEC

Browner, speakers address water issues and challenges at 18th annual PIEC

Published: Feb 27th, 2012

Forty years ago, drivers could buy a gallon of gasoline with just a few coins, the Cuyahoga River smoldered rather than flowed and the two most significant water laws in […]