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Prof. Michelle NowlinClinical Professor Michelle Nowlin discusses her recent article, "Sustainable Production of Swine: Putting Lipstick on a Pig?" (Vermont Law Review, vol. 37), on the environmental effects and regulatory challenges of large-scale meat production.

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  • Ryke Longest portrait
    Clinical Professor of Law, Director, Environmental Law and Policy Clinic

    Longest is the founding Director of the Environmental Law and Policy Clinic, a joint project of Duke Law School and the Nicholas School of the Environment. He supervises students practicing in the clinic and teaches the seminar portion of the clinic.

  • Matthew Adler portrait
    Richard A. Horvitz Professor of Law and Professor of Economics, Philosophy and Public Policy
  • Jonas J. Monast
    Senior Lecturing Fellow
  • Michelle Nowlin portrait
    Senior Lecturing Fellow, Supervising Attorney, Environmental Law and Policy Clinic
  • Jedediah Purdy portrait
    Robinson O. Everett Professor of Law
  • Senior Lecturing Fellow
  • James Salzman portrait
    Samuel F. Mordecai Professor of Law, Professor of Environmental Policy
  • Christopher H. Schroeder portrait
    Charles S. Murphy Professor of Law and Public Policy Studies, Co-Director of the Program in Public Law
  • Jonathan B. Wiener portrait
    William R. and Thomas L. Perkins Professor of Law, Professor of Environmental Policy, Professor of Public Policy
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  • DELPF Symposium 2014 | Charles Lee, Evolving Visions of Environmental Justice

    Keynote address on environmental justice movement and the Environmental Protection Agency's efforts and activities towards environmental justice.

    Keynote: Charles Lee (1:20 PM)
    Evolving Visions of Environmental Justice: An EJ Pioneer's Reflection on EO 12,898 after 20 Years

    Recorded on April 4, 2014

    Charles Lee is the Deputy Associate Assistant Administrator for Environmental Justice at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). He is one of the first leaders of the national environmental justice movement, the author of Toxic Wastes and Race in the United States, and one of the authors of EJ 2014.

    Conference title: Environmental Justice Symposium: Reflecting on 20 Years of Domestic and International Law & Policy

  • Faculty Scholarship: Michelle Nowlin, "Sustainable Production of Swine: Putting Lipstick on a Pig?"

    Clinical Professor Michelle Nowlin discusses her recent article on the environmental effects and regulatory challenges of large-scale meat production. The article, "Sustainable Production of Swine: Putting Lipstick on a Pig?" (Vermont Law Review, vol. 37), can be found at http://scholarship.law.duke.edu/faculty_scholarship/3111/.

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