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Justice Stevens: ‘Have everybody know that your word is good’

Published: Feb 11th, 2013

At 92, retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens has a lifetime of experience and legal wisdom to impart, which he readily did Tuesday at UF Law. Stevens was welcomed for the second time in five years, as the Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecturer. Stevens spoke at the inaugural Criser Lecture at UF Law in 2008.

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Justice John Paul Stevens speaks at UF Law Tuesday

Published: Feb 4th, 2013

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens will be at UF Law Tuesday as this semester’s Marshall Criser Distinguished Lecturer. The conversation at 12:30 p.m. in the Marcia Whitney Schott Courtyard, is expected to cover issues including proportionality in sentencing, the justice’s proposal for an amendment of the Supremacy Clause of Article VI of the U.S. Constitution, and his criminal law jurisprudence.

Supreme Court Justice at UF Law Feb. 5

Supreme Court Justice at UF Law Feb. 5

Published: Jan 28th, 2013

Tickets are now available to hear retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens speak at UF Law, Tuesday, Feb. 5. The conversation is expected to cover a number of issues, including proportionality in sentencing, the Justice’s proposal for an amendment of the Supremacy Clause of Article VI of the U.S. Constitution [...]

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U.S. Supreme Court Justice to discuss sentencing at UF Law

Published: Jan 22nd, 2013

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens will return to UF Law Tuesday, Feb. 5, to discuss how constitutional standards apply to proportionality in criminal sentencing. The discussion will be facilitated by a panel of UF Law faculty members. It will be held in the Marcia Whitney Schott Courtyard from 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. Tickets are required to attend the discussion. The event is closed to the general public.