Professor Michele Alexandre’s
article “Justice Kagan’s Presidential Administration and Bioengineered Foods: Making the Case for Congressional Guidance as a Check to Presidential Policy Setting,” appeared in The Indiana Law Review
. You can read Michele’s article on SSRN
. Michele Alexandre was also named by Lawyers of Color
as one of the 50 “Most Influential Minority Law Professors 50 Years of Age or Younger.” Learn more details
Professor Emeritus John Robin Bradley
established the Medgar Evers Scholarship Endowment with gifts exceeding $100,000. Read the story
In July, the 2013 edition of his book was published by West (called Thomson Reuters nowadays) and is also on Westlaw. John R. Bradley & Linda A. Thompson, Mississippi Workers’ Compensation,2013 edition (Thomson Reuters) ISBN 978-0-314-61950-1.
Professor Phil Broadhead
appeared for oral argument before the Mississippi Supreme Court in Walker v. State, a Criminal Appeals Clinic case. (The briefs were written by students Laci McCullough Bonner and Ben Lewis.)
He was also featured in an article on “Stand Your Ground” laws which appeared in the Tupelo Daily Journal. Read the article.
Professor Tucker Carrington
has a book chapter coming out in How Can You Represent Those People?.
This volume, edited by Abbe Smith and Monroe Freedman, is released August 14th
. Read more about this book
You can find Tucker’s latest article, “CSI Mississippi: The Cautionary Tale of Mississippi’s Medico-Legal History,” on his SSRN page.
Professor Tom Clancy
celebrated his 10th
anniversary as an instructor with the National Judicial College
this May. The NJC presented Tom with a plaque in honor of his service to the judicial community. You can also read Tom’s introduction
to the MLJ symposium on “William Rehnquist’s Fourth Amendment. You can find more of Tom’s articles on his SSRN page
Tom Clancy’s symposium piece “The Fourth Amendment’s Exclusionary Rule as a Constitutional Right” appeared in The Ohio State Journal of Criminal Law. You can read that piece on SSRN.
Tom was also quoted in the Washington Post—discussing Chief Justice Roberts and the Fourth Amendment. This summer, Professor Clancy taught summer school at the University of Hawaii School of Law, spoke at a judicial conference in Nebraska, and drafted an article entitled “The Purpose of the Fourth Amendment.”
Professor Sam Davis
recently completed the manuscript for the fifth edition of his casebook Children and the Legal System
. You can read about the current edition on this website
began serving on the Secretary of State’s 2013 Revenue Fairness Study Group this summer. The group looks at proposed legislation for the collection of Mississippi sales and use taxes by out-of-state retailers. In particular, the group is studying the Marketplace Fairness Act, currently pending in the U.S. House of Representatives, and the changes in Mississippi statutes required to comply with that Act. In addition, the group is considering whether Mississippi should join the Streamline Sales Tax Program, under which many large internet retailers have agreed to voluntarily collect sales and use tax for member states.
Read more about this study group.
was recently selected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Mississippi Bar’s Section on Natural Resources, Environment & Energy Law (SONREEL). Read more about SONREEL