UN Should Honor Human Rights Day With Amends to Haitian Cholera Victims: John Marshall Law School International Human Rights Clinic

Posted December 10, 2014 by

Today, Human Rights Day should be when the United Nations starts righting the wrongs done to hundreds of thousands of Haitian cholera victims who have been deprived of justice by the international organization. That’s according to the International Human Rights Clinic at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. The IHRC leads a group of…

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Revelations in CIA Torture Report Disturbing, but Release an Important Step in Accountability: John Marshall Law School International Human Rights Clinic

Posted December 9, 2014 by

The revelations in the CIA’s torture report released today are disturbing but extremely important for the American and international public to learn. That’s according to Professor Sarah Dávila-Ruhaak, director of the International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC) at The John Marshall Law School in Chicago. “The release of this report regarding ‘enhanced interrogation techniques’ that amounted…

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Alumni Reunion Weekend 2014

Posted October 15, 2014 by
Alumni Reunion Weekend 2014

To view more photos from Alumni Reunion Weekend 2014 please visit https://www.flickr.com/photos/43883549@N08/collections/72157646439217313/

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Faculty Activities and Publications

Posted October 14, 2014 by

Professor Susan Brody She presented with Professor Julie Spanbauer on “Infusing Cultural Narratives into a Time of Change in Legal Education” at the 2014 SALT Teaching Conference on Oct. 10. Professor Maureen Collins Her comments on an Indiana attorney who faced sanctions for refusing to wear socks in court were published in numerous international and…

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2 John Marshall Profs Named American Bar Foundation Fellows

Posted October 13, 2014 by

The American Bar Foundation has named two john Marshall professors as American Bar Foundation Fellows. Kathryn J. Kennedy, Associate Dean for Advanced Studies & Research and Director of the Center for Tax Law and Employee Benefits, and Professor William B. T. Mock join the ranks of the prestigious group of legal industry leaders. With their…

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Sen. Mark Kirk, Rep. Tammy Duckworth Praise VLSC Amid ABA Push For More Clinics

Posted October 13, 2014 by
Sen. Mark Kirk, Rep. Tammy Duckworth Praise VLSC Amid ABA Push For More Clinics

The veterans legal clinic at John Marshall provides the type of legal resources of which U.S. servicemembers are in a growing need. That’s according to U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) and U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), who lauded the work of John Marshall’s Veterans Legal Support Center & Clinic (VLSC) at a national conference hosted…

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