Published: Feb. 14, 2023

Widely recognized for its intellectual diversity and originality, the faculty at Colorado Law encompasses an array of prominent legal scholars who are widely cited, both in academia and throughout the national media landscape. We invite you to catch up on the latest faculty publications and media mentions with this weekly round up, provided by the extraordinary Wise Law Library.

Notable Mentions:

Brad Bernthal, Kristelia Garcia, Dean Lolita Buckner Inniss, Blake Reid, & SFC Distinguished Advisor JP de VriesThe Internet’s Midlife Crisis (Silicon Flatirons Conference, Feb. 5-6, 2023).

Violeta Chapin, Debbie Kelley, Path to U.S. citizenship elusive for longtime immigrant owners of popular Colorado Springs German restaurant, The Gazette, Feb. 5, 2023.

[Casey Fiesler, SFC affiliate faculty], Clarissa-Jan Lim, Someone Else Made You Go Viral On TikTok. Now What?, Buzzfeed News, Feb. 8, 2023.

[Markus Funk, Colorado Law adjunct], A Texas Taco Shop Diner Killed an Intruder. Now He Faces Legal Scrutiny, Washington Post, Jan. 10, 2023

Markus Funk, Bill Hutchinson, Fatal Taqueria Robber Shooting Casts Scrutiny on Armed Civilians, ABC News, Jan. 18, 2023.

Markus FunkGrand Jury Weighing Actions of Patron in Fatal Texas Taqueria Robbery, Dan Abrams Live (NewsNation), January 11, 2023 (appearance begins around 3:19).

Pratheepan Gulasekaram, Blake Reid, Kyle VelteThree New Faculty to Join Colorado Law, Feb. 10 2023.

Benjamin LevinA New Proposal Sure Sounds Like an Effort to Harvest Prisoners’ Organs, Slate, Feb. 7, 2023.

Mark LoewensteinTop 10% of authors by all-time downloads,, Feb. 6, 2023 (SSRN login required).

Doug SpencerVoting Rights: Then and Now with Doug Spencer, Mini Law School, Feb. 8, 2023.

Doug Spencer, Kate Riga, We Haven’t Dodged the Independent State Legislature Theory, Talking Points Memo, Feb. 9, 2023.

Ahmed WhiteTattered Cover Book Event: Under the Iron Heel (Feb. 7, 2023). 

Ahmed WhiteBoulder Bookstore Event: Under The Iron Heel (upcoming, March 1, 2023).

Silicon Flatirons conference Cristiano Lima, Senate Democrat renews fight for Silicon Valley watchdog, Washington Post, Feb. 5, 2023.

Silicon Flatirons conferenceSen. Bennet Urges Creation of Digital Platform Commission, TR Daily, Feb. 6, 2023 (Lexis login required).

Silicon Flatirons conference, Andrea Grajeda, Sen. Michael Bennet addresses internet’s midlife crisis at CU Boulder conference, Daily Camera, Feb. 5, 2023.

[Colorado Law], 2023 Princeton Review Law School Rankings: Professors (Teaching)TaxProf Blog, Feb. 9, 2023.

[Colorado Law], 2023 Princeton Review Law School Rankings: Academic ExperienceTaxProf Blog, Feb. 9, 2023.

[Colorado Law], 2023 Princeton Review Law School Rankings: Admissions SelectivityTaxProf Blog, Feb. 9, 2023.

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