Valedictory address delivered by Carlin V. Comerouski at the Jan. 19, 2014 commencement.
New research from the International Human Rights Clinic (IHRC) at The John Marshall Law School details deficiencies in current U.S. detention practices, as well as recommends measures to ensure immigrant detainees are protected and treated humanely.
Robert Cannatello and Nicole Petrarca, outstanding students at The John Marshall Law School, are the recipients of the Frank & Jeanne Lupel and Joseph & Katherine Amari Scholarship.
While most first year law students worry about studying for an upcoming Torts exam, or drafting their first legal memo, Michael Hastings added another task to his to-do list: running for office. Hastings, who recently graduated from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, was elected state senator for Illinois’ 19th District while enrolled in law school.
Thanks to the Student Bar Association (SBA), the water fountains now offer the options for drinking and/or refilling bottles. “We had students complaining about the pressure in the drinking fountains,” said Melissa Soso, president of the SBA. At an American Bar Association meeting, Soso met with other SBA presidents and learned about the filtered water…