1671 ABA Journal Law Professors articles.
Retired Chapman University law professor John Eastman advised a Pennsylvania lawmaker to count mail-in ballots at a “prorated amount,” giving the state legislature justification to install pro-Trump electors, according to newly released emails.
May 12, 2022 9:16 AM CDT
The U.S. Supreme Court could take several measures to increase security following the leak of Justice Samuel Alito’s draft opinion
May 11, 2022 10:34 AM CDT
Defense lawyers for a dentist and his former girlfriend claim that a newly enhanced secret recording exonerates their clients in the July 2014 murder of law professor Dan Markel at his Tallahassee, Florida, home.
Apr 26, 2022 11:07 AM CDT
Police have made an additional arrest in the July 2014 murder of Dan Markel, a professor at the Florida State University College of Law—and the news is a “bombshell.”
Apr 21, 2022 12:30 PM CDT
A first-year student who is autistic has an accommodation to use a laptop for taking notes. He also has 14 years of experience teaching in addition to a PhD in education. He was surprised, therefore, when his criminal law professor, who prohibits technology in the classroom, asked him to sit in the back of her class so his computer would not distract others.
Apr 19, 2022 12:02 PM CDT
A federal judge in California said Monday it is “more likely than not” that a former Chapman University law professor and former President Donald Trump “dishonestly conspired” to obstruct Congress in its certification of the 2020 presidential election results.
Mar 28, 2022 3:00 PM CDT
As school districts across the country deal with complaints from people who say they are opposed to teaching critical race theory in the classroom, the University of Minnesota Law School isn’t dodging the controversy.
Mar 16, 2022 6:00 AM CDT
The State Bar of California announced Tuesday that retired Chapman University law professor John Eastman is being investigated for possible ethics violations in connection with his conduct “following and in relation to the November 2020 presidential election.”
Mar 1, 2022 3:58 PM CST
Retired Chapman University law professor John Eastman is denying the school’s claim that his election legal work for former President Donald Trump wasn’t authorized by the school.
Feb 24, 2022 12:27 PM CST
Law professor Kim Wehle is used to helping her students begin to think like lawyers. But the methodology behind making tough decisions as a legal professional can also benefit the general public. It's why How To Think Like a Lawyer—and Why: A Common-Sense Guide to Everyday Dilemmas
was a natural follow-up to her two previous books, How To Read the Constitution—and Why
and What You Need To Know About Voting—and Why
Feb 23, 2022 8:55 AM CST
Hilary J. Allen isn't sorry if you find her new book scary. In fact, she's hoping that Driverless Finance: Fintech's Impact on Financial Stability
can spook enough people to create momentum for change.
Feb 9, 2022 8:38 AM CST
Yale Kamisar, a professor at the University of Michigan Law School who influenced landmark U.S. Supreme Court decisions on the rights of criminal defendants, has died at age 92.
Feb 7, 2022 9:23 AM CST
Law professors often use school emails when representing clients, but they may want to rethink that, following a recent subpoena sent to Chapman University from the House Select Committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol attack, seeking documents from former faculty member John Eastman.
Feb 7, 2022 8:43 AM CST
Jason Kilborn, the University of Illinois Chicago School of Law professor accused of engaging in behaviors that made some students of color feel uncomfortable, recently filed a federal lawsuit naming various university administrators as defendants, claiming that his free speech and equal protection rights have been violated.
Feb 1, 2022 1:03 PM CST
Edgar Cahn, a lawyer who helped establish the program that would become known as the Legal Services Corp., has died at age 86.
Feb 1, 2022 11:53 AM CST
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