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LSU Law Black Law Students Association Named Chapter of the Year

The LSU Law Center’s chapter of the National Black Law Students Association (BLSA) brought back two awards from the Southern Region Black Law Students Association Convention: Chapter of the Year in the medium chapter division and Social Action Chapter of the Year. The awards recognize the chapter for its campus and community outreach and involvement. […]

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Information Session: Graduate Certificate in Energy Law and Policy

An information session on the new Graduate Certificate in Energy Law and Policy will be held Monday, March 10 at 12:40 p.m. in room 106. Eligibility and requirements for the certificate will be discussed.

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LSU Law Student Bar Association Hosts Annual Legislative Preview

The LSU Law Student Bar Association (SBA) hosted the annual Louisiana Legislative Preview on Tuesday, February 25, in the McKernan Auditorium at the LSU Law Center. The panelists included State Representatives John Bel Edwards (’99) and Patricia Smith, and Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry Mike Strain. Jeffrey Wale, SBA Executive Vice President, moderated the open-subject […]

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Symposium to Address Historic Freedom of the Press Case and Impact on Government Politics and the Civil Rights Movement

The LSU Law Center will co-sponsor the LSU Manship School Reilly Center for Media & Public Affair’s 2014 John Breaux Symposium on March 5 and 6. This year’s Symposium marks the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in New York Times v. Sullivan. Legal and academic experts will discuss the impact the decision had on media coverage of government and politics.

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Stutes-Kalinka Tax Moot Court Team Wins Third Place at National Tax Competition

The LSU Law Center’s Stutes-Kalinka National Taxation Moot Court Competition team of Jena Kyle, Taheera Randolph, and Colin Ryan, recently took third place at the National Taxation Moot Court Competition. The Tax Competition, sponsored by the Tax Section of the Florida Bar Association, brings in leading tax practitioners and judges from the United States Tax […]

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Louisiana Law Review Volume 75 Board of Editors Selected

The Louisiana Law Review is pleased to announce and congratulate the following Junior Associates who have been selected to the Volume 75 Board of Editors: Christopher Ulfers, Editor in Chief Molly Csaki, Managing Editor Jacob Ecker, Executive Senior Editor CJ Murray, Articles Editor George Holmes, Articles Editor Ben Aguinaga, Production Editor Heath Dejean, Production Editor […]

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LSU Law Clinic Parole and Prisoner Re-entry Clinic Students Sworn In to Practice Law

Students enrolled in the LSU Law Parole and Prisoner Re-Entry Clinic were sworn in by Chief Judge Brian A. Jackson of the United States District Court of the Middle District of Louisiana on February 5, 2014. The students are certified to practice law pursuant to Louisiana Supreme Court Rule XX and will represent clients before […]

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Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal to Hold Oral Arguments at LSU Law Center

The Louisiana First Circuit Court of Appeal will hold oral arguments at Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center on Wednesday, February 12, 2014, and Thursday, February 13, 2014.

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LSU Law Students Receive Academic Honors

LSU Law Center Chancellor Jack M. Weiss has announced the names of those law students who earned academic honors for the fall 2013 semester.

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Law Center’s ABA Arbitration Team Takes Third Place at National Championship

The LSU Law Center’s American Bar Association Arbitration Competition team took third place at the national championships of the Arbitration competition.  Deanna Candler, Anna Grand, Justin Hall and Leigh Hall traveled to Chicago for the national championship that was held January 24 and 25 at the ABA’s headquarters.  The students were one of 56 teams […]

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