David Kaczynski Speaks on the Death Penalty

April 7, 2006

Yesterday, the American Constitution Society at Colorado Law hosted a lunch discussion on death penalty with David Kaczynski, an activist against the death penalty and also the brother of Ted Kaczynski.  Here is an excerpt of his story, which can also be found at

SFTP Hosts Symposium on Re-Examining the Patent System

April 6, 2006

Today, Colorado Law School’s Silicon Flatirons Telecommunications Program presented a symposium covering the challenges faced by the current patent system.To critics of the patent system, it is a tax on innovation and a full employment act for lawyers.  In an age where the importance o

Law School Hosts Student Volunteer Recognition Reception

April 5, 2006

Today, in the Lindsley Memorial Courtroom, Colorado Law School held its first annual Student Volunteer Recognition Reception recognizing the efforts of 70 law student volunteers who have combined over the past year to account for over 2,500 hours of legal volunteer work in our greater community a

Associate Director Briscoe Wins National Award

March 30, 2006

Law Library Associate Director Georgia Briscoe has been chosen as the 2006 recipient of the Renee D.

Law School Moot Court Teams Advance to National SemiFinals

March 20, 2006

Congratulations to the members of our two Ira C.

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