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LSU Law News

November 2015

LSU Law Student Writes Featured Article in Louisiana Bar Journal

November 23, 2015

Aaron Hubbard (’16) wrote a featured article, “Mediation and Religion: General Attitudes of Three Major Religions in the United States,” in the most recent issue of the Louisiana Bar Journal.
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Throw Away the Key: Criminal Sentencing Reform in the 21st Century

November 17, 2015

The Louisiana Law Review’s 2016 symposium, Throw Away the Key: Criminal Sentencing Reform in the 21st Century, will be held Friday, January 22, 2016 at the LSU Law Center. The symposium is co-sponsored by the LSU Law Center and the Pugh Institute for Justice. Registration is required. The registration deadline is January 15, 2016. This symposium is brought to you free of charge. Seven hours of CLE credit for Louisiana and Texas.
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LSU Law Salutes Interim Co-Dean Cheney Joseph

November 17, 2015

Students, faculty and staff gathered on the front steps of the Law Center on November 12, 2015, to salute and offer their encouragement to Interim Co-Dean Cheney Joseph during his illness.
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Fall 2015

November 13, 2015

Associate Dean Raymond Diamond was recently interviewed on LPB’s “Louisiana: The State We’re In” regarding the constitutionality of recent gubernatorial attempts to forestall the entry of Syrian refugees into their states.

Professor Ken Levy’s article, US law reviews’ dirty game: review by student,” published through the Times Higher Education, has been posted on the Tax Prof Blog and Brian Leiter’s Law School Reports.

Associate Dean Raymond Diamond was recently quoted in the Times Picayune article, “Lawyers Scoff at Gov. Bobby Jindal’s Syrian Refugee Ban.”

Professor Elizabeth Carter’s article,The Illusion of Equality: The Failure of the Community Property Reform to Achieve Management Equality, has been identified by Cyra Choudhury as one of the best works of recent scholarship relating to Family Law, in a review published today in Jotwell: The Journal of Things We Like (Lots).

Professor Keith Hall was recently quoted in the Baton Rouge Business Report article, “The Land War.”

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Extended Library Hours

November 12, 2015

Beginning Monday, November 17 through Monday, December 15, the Law Library will be open until midnight each night for the exam period. Check the Library Hours page for full details. Best of luck students on your upcoming exams!
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