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Emmory Law Professor Fineman Delivers 49th Annual Coen Lecture

March 17, 2006

On March 15th, 2006, Professor Martha Fineman of Emory Law School delivered the 49th annual John R. Coen lecture at CU Law. Professor Fineman is the Robert W.

Colorado Law Hosts the Call to Duty Tour

March 17, 2006

On March 16th, CU Law School hosted "The Call to Duty Tour" in the Lindsley Memorial Courtroom.The Call To Duty Tour is a platform for renewed debate on the merits of the “Don’t Ask, Don't Tell” policy.

Colorado Court of Appeals Hears Two Cases at Colorado Law

March 15, 2006

Every year the Colorado Court of Appeals holds a session here at our law school for the purposes of providing the law students at first hand the invaluable experience of observing a real appellate advocacy in action.  The law students not only get the opportunity of learning how oral argumen

Habitat for Humanity Homeowners Seminar: Contracting and Consumer Protection a Success!

March 13, 2006

On Saturday, March 11th, Colorado Law students in Professor Amy Schmitz's Humanizing Contracts seminar, presented legal information to a group of Habitat for Humanity homeowners. Students Katie Crenshaw, Julia Kneeland, Maureen Sweeney, Lauren R.

25th Annual Alumni Awards Banquet a Great Success!

March 10, 2006

On March 8th, 2006, over 400 guests, by far the largest attendance in the history of our Banquet, attended the University of Colorado Law School’s Twenty-Fifth Annual Alumni Awards Banquet.  Over $95,000 was raised to benefit the Dean’s Fund for Excellence.  Thank you to all

Professor Collins Analyzes S.D. Abortion Law

March 9, 2006

South Dakota lawmakers this week approved the nation's most rigid abortion law, virtually banning abortion in the state.

Adjunct Prof. Morris Hoffman Publishes Op Ed in the NY Times

March 7, 2006

Adjunct Professor Morris Hoffman published an op ed in the New York Times on March 7, 2006. The editorial, titled "Unnatural Selection," discussed the abolition of peremptory challenges during jury selection.

Marc Holtzman speaks to Colorado Law Students

March 3, 2006

The Republican Law Society, in an effort to promote intellectual and political diversity by including Republican and conservative ideas and principles among the law students, invited Marc Holtzman to come speak to students during lunch on March 2, 2006, about various issues affecting Colorado inc

CRELA Hosts Real Estate Development Information Panel

March 1, 2006

The Construction and Real Estate Law Association hosted an informative panel for law students on February 28, 2006, on working as an attorney or a developer in the Real Estate field.Attorney Bruce Dierking of Packard and Dierking and Developer Dave Wedmore of Carmel Partners discussed the relativ

Symposium on <I>Cobell v. Norton</I>

February 24, 2006

On February 23rd, 2006, the Law School’s American Indian Law Program and the Native American Law Students Association presented a symposium regarding the ongoing Cobell case.  Since 1887 (and with respect to some tribes, even earlier,) the United States government has held land in trus

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