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March 20, 2015 – SCOTUSBlog co-founder to discuss how personal experiences influence justices’ decisions

View the webcast.   HOL 285C 11 a.m. This year’s 34th annual Dunwody Distinguished Lecture in Law will feature Amy Howe, co-founder and editor of the award winning SCOTUSBlog.com. As a leading legal expert on the U.S. Supreme Court, Howe will discuss how the personal backgrounds and experiences of the court’s justices have informed the court’s jurisprudence. […]

Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens to visit UF

Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens to visit UF

View the webcast here. GAINESVILLE, Fla. – If he had it his way, retired U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens would abolish the death penalty and only grant the right to bear arms to those serving in a militia. Stevens will share these and other suggestions to improve the U.S. Constitution with the University […]

Jan. 20, 2015 – A conversation with retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens

Webcast of the Event UF Phillips Center for the Performing Arts 12:30 – 2 p.m. Retired United States Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens will participate in a discussion with UF Law faculty members at the Curtis M. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. The event will be an informal conversation with Stevens and UF Law Professors […]

UF Law experts available to address Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision

UF Law experts available to address Supreme Court Hobby Lobby decision

MEDIA ALERT June 30, 2014 GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The following University of Florida faculty are available for comment on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby. The ruling states that in some cases for-profit companies who object to certain contraceptive measures based on religious beliefs may be exempt from covering contraception to women under […]

UF Law expert available to discuss Supreme Court cell phone privacy ruling

UF Law expert available to discuss Supreme Court cell phone privacy ruling

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – On Wednesday, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously ruled that police are required to obtain search warrants before searching cell phones of those who are arrested. This is a significant opinion for privacy rights – and the first of its kind – in the digital age. Contact: Jon Mills – Professor of law […]

UF Law experts available to speak on recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions

Additional media contact: Matt Walker, UF Law media relations, 352-273-0650, mlwalker@law.ufl.edu GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Below is contact information for University of Florida Levin College of Law experts and the recent U.S. Supreme Court cases they will be available to address. Affirmative action: Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin Abigail Fisher claims the University of […]