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Quick hits on the ins and outs of the SLU LAW community


Remembering Joe Simeone

Joseph J. Simeone, a longtime SLU LAW professor and a former judge of both the Missouri Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, died May 1, 2015 at age 93.

Marriage Evolution and the Supreme Court

SLU LAW Professor Marcia McCormick gives her analysis of Obergefell v. Hodges following last week's oral arguments in the Supreme Court of the United States.

SLU LAW Professors Build Relationships in Lithuania

A pair of SLU LAW professors traveled to Lithuania recently to teach at a university there and build relationships between the two institutions.

SLU LAW Professors Featured in Documentary

"The Perfect Victim” tells the story of women of domestic abuse put behind bars and the efforts to free them. Professors Patricia Harrison and Brendan Roediger are featured in this documentary, airing Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m. on PBS.


SLU LAW in the news


McCormick, Marcia L.

Professor Marcia McCormick talks to public radio station Texas Standard about an army sergeant who died in an El Paso jail in 2012 after claiming he couldn't breathe

Goldman, Roger L.

Professor Roger Goldman wrote an Op-Ed in The Guardian about the important role state police licenses could play in protecting the public from unfit officers that are recycled into new police departments

Goldstein, Joel

Professor Joel Goldstein wrote an Op-Ed in The Huffington Post about Vice President Joe Biden's commencement address to Yale Law School's graduating class of 2015

Walker, Anders

Professor Anders Walker was quoted in the Belleville News Democrat about the circumstances in a Breese, IL hit-and-run that could sway the jury's decision.

Adjunct Professor David Lander provided tips on WalletHub on purchasing a car in 2015.


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