A sunny Saturday morning kicked off a Criminal Law class taught by Professors Sara Sun Beale and James Coleman Jr. Following Dean David F. Levi’s “State of the School” address, alumni enjoyed a discussion of presidential power moderated by Professor Neil Siegel and featuring Professor Christopher Schroeder and Kenneth Starr ’73, the president of Baylor University; both are administrative branch veterans. Afternoon festivities included the Half-Century Club lunch, a family barbeque, games on the lawn, and a wine tasting led by Professor Richard Schmalbeck.
On the Ground
Students share their experiences working with asylum-seeking families at a south Texas detention center.
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Prof. Siegel discuss the Court’s recent and upcoming terms, the importance of consensus, and Ginsburg’s legacy at D.C. Summer Institute event.
Meet the Duke Law Class of 2020
Two-hundred fourteen JD students are now immersed in their first-year classes.