Justice Joseph Gordon Stresses Protecting Liberties with Fair and Egalitarian Legal System

Posted June 26, 2011 by
Justice Joseph Gordon Stresses Protecting Liberties with Fair and Egalitarian Legal System

An appreciative Justice Joseph Gordon of the Illinois Appellate Court accepted the 2011 Freedom Award from The John Marshall Law School Alumni Association saying he was accepting it “generically for the privilege of having had the opportunity to commit my professional life to the legal profession in three segments: as a lawyer in law practice;…

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Fair Housing Discussions on TV

Posted June 26, 2011 by
Fair Housing Discussions on TV

Representatives of Operation PUSH interviewed staff of The John Marshall Law School Fair Housing Legal Clinic and Fair House Legal Support Center for the organization’s television programming. Rev. Aaron McLead (seated, right), social justice minister at Trinity Church, and Rev. Janette Wilson (JD ’80) (standing, second from right), executive producer, International Sunday School, interviewed Fair…

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Exhibit Focuses on Black History

Posted June 26, 2011 by
Exhibit Focuses on Black History

A panel exhibit, “Marching Toward Justice: The History of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution” is on display on 3-East through July 18, 2011. Part of the Damon J. Keith Law Collection of African American Legal History, the panels explain the history of persons of African descent in North America and how their advocates…

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Faculty Activity and Publications

Posted June 26, 2011 by

The John Marshall Faculty Activity Report is a comprehensive account of all faculty scholarly activities and publications, presentations, pro bono work, and general service to the legal community.

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Student and Law School Calendar of Events

Posted June 17, 2011 by

June 20 Marching Toward Justice Exhibit – The History of the 14th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution—3 East, through July 8 Hinshaw & Culbertson—Room 310, 9:00AM-5:00PM Trial Advocacy Summer Workshop – “Courtroom As Theater”—Room 420, Noon-1PM Trial Advocacy Summer Workshop – “Foundations And Exhibits”—Room 420, 6PM-7PM June 21 Marching Toward Justice Exhibit – The History…

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Faculty Activity and Publications

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Assistant Professor Lurene Contento, Director, Writing Resource Center Activities She presented “Plagiarism and Paraphrasing: Mastering the Rules” to a group of Iranian and Turkish lawyers and professors at the 21st Century Legal Skills Conference, June 6 through 9, 2011, at Bahcesehir University, Istanbul, Turkey.   Professor Shahram Dana Activities He has been elected co-chair of…

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