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Juvenile and Family Law Program Hosts Groundbreaking Strategic Planning Workshop

November 9, 2007

At today's workshop, Consulting with Children on Permanency: Developing Best Practices, approximately 65 judges, magistrates, legislators, practitioners, foster youth, academics, case workers, and CASA volunteers participated in a strategic planning workshop to address Colorado’s implementa

Columbia Law Professor Kent Greenawalt Speaks on Equality and the Religion Clauses

November 8, 2007

University Columbia Law School Professor Kent Greenawalt, a nationally celebrated scholar on law and religion, presented a lecture this evening based on his many scholarly works, including his recent book Religion and the Constitution: Volume I:  Free Exercise of Religion.

Colorado Law Moot Court Teams Win National Competition

November 5, 2007

For the first time in memorable history, both Colorado Law School moot court teams of third-year students made it to the final round of the Region XI New York City Bar National Moot Court Competition.

Texas School of Law Professor Bruce Kramer is Inaugural Schultz Lecturer

October 29, 2007

The Schultz Lectureship Fund was created this year by the generosity of John H. (’53) and Cynthia H. Schultz to support a lecture each year by scholars in the fields of oil and gas, energy, or natural resources law.

Russian Judges Visit Law School

October 21, 2007

A delegation of Russian judges visited Colorado Law today as part of a weeklong study tour to the United States legal system.

Jean S. Breitenstein Classroom Dedication

October 18, 2007

Today, many family and friends, including law clerks, celebrated the dedication of the Jean S. Breitenstein Classroom in the Wolf Law Building and the completion of the campaign to raise $150,000 to name a space in his honor.

Professor Weiser to Co-Chair Gov. Ritter_s Innovation Council

October 12, 2007

Professor Phil Weiser will serve as co-chair of Colorado’s first Innovation Council to spur advances in Colorado's technology sector by expanding and growing opportunities for the 3,800 high-tech businesses and 175,000 IT/software employees in this state. The Council is one part of Gov.

Foster Care Youth Summit and American Indian Workshop Receive Funding

October 12, 2007

Two law school events won the 2007-08 Outreach Awards from the CU-Boulder Outreach Committee, which funds faculty projects designed specifically for external audiences.Professors Claire Huntington and Colene Robinson, working through the Juvenile and Family Law Program, will organize a Foster Car

U.S. Court of Federal Claims Meet at Colorado Law

October 11, 2007

The U.S. Court of Federal Claims, also known as "the People's Court," held its 20th Judicial Conference October 10-11 at the Law School. During the "Claims Against the Sovereign" meeting, Chief Judge Edward J.

Alumna Ruth Wright _72 Recognized by Peru_s President

October 10, 2007

Peru’s President Alan Garcia awarded alumna Dr. Ruth Wright (’72), and husband Kenneth Wright, the Order of Merit for Distinguished Services today in Lima, Peru.

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