In the 1970s, the Supreme Court battled states over the appropriateness of state death-penalty statutes under the Eighth Amendment. Come hear Professor Michael Tigar discuss how this federalism struggle played out and where it stands today. Lunch provided. Sponsored by the American Constitution Society. For more information, contact Jason Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Coleman urges Duke grad students "to be part of the struggle"
At Convocation, Coleman describes using professional skills to help people in need - including clients wrongfully convicted of crimes - as "Atticus Finch moments."
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reflected on Court collegiality, and dysfunction in confirmation process during her annual Duke Law conversation with Professor Neil Siegel.
Duke Summer Institute on Law, Language, and Culture offers engaging introduction to U.S. legal system and law school for international attorneys
The Supreme Court, the States, and the Death Penalty
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- At Convocation, Coleman exhorts new graduate and professional students to "show up and make a difference"
- Duke Summer Institute on Law, Language, and Culture offers engaging introduction to U.S. legal system and law school for international attorneys