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Law Center Closed Tuesday, January 28

Due to adverse weather conditions, the Law Center will be closed Tuesday, January 28. Please visit the LSU A&M website, http://www.lsu.edu/, for the most current information.

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Law Center Closed Friday, January 24

Due to inclement weather, the Law Center will be closed Friday, January 24. We expect to reopen Monday with a full schedule of classes. Please be mindful of your safety during the inclement weather.

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The Verdict is In: Students Praise First Apprenticeship Week

If you ask LSU Law student Robert Hoke, he’ll tell you that Apprenticeship Week is, “Definitely something that every student should experience.” Hoke was one of over 130 LSU Law students who began the spring 2013 semester early to attend Apprenticeship Week, an innovative and unique new program of legal education at the Law Center. From January 6 through 10, the program provided students an opportunity to learn about the practical aspects of legal education in focused, task-oriented, small enrollment mini-courses.

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Thinking about LSU Law, but haven’t applied? Learn more at our Q&A Session

LSU Law Office of Admissions will host a Q&A Session on Wednesday, February 19 from 5:30 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. in the McKernan Auditorium on the LSU Law campus. A panel of current LSU Law students, as well as the Admissions staff, will be available to answer questions.

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Still Time to Support LSU Law With a Philanthropic Gift

We grow great minds at LSU Law, and we’re proud to educate the next generation of LSU Law graduates. They are from towns big and small, near and far. But, what they have in common is that they chose LSU Law, and they believe in its future. The school needs your financial support.

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Next Stop: Chicago

LSU Law Center’s ABA Arbitration Team Wins Regional Championship Taking First Place at the ABA Arbitration Regional Competition on November 16 and 17, was the Law Center’s Arbitration “Purple” Team of Deanna Candler, Anna Grand, Justin Hall, and Leigh Hill.  The Purple team advanced to the national championships of the Arbitration Competition, which will be […]

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Aguiñaga and Murray Place First in 2013 Tullis Moot Court Competition

Congratulations to Ben Aguiñaga and C.J. Murray, who placed first in the 2013 Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Competition!  The Honorable James Brady (’69) of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Louisiana, Honorable C. Michael Hill (’76), U.S. Magistrate Judge for the Western District of Louisiana and the Honorable Guy Holdridge  (’78) […]

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LSU Law Center Honors 2013 Distinguished Alumnus and Distinguished Achievement Honorees at Awards Dinner

The LSU Law Center honored Vice Chancellor Cheney C. Joseph, Jr. (’69) as the 2013 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year and the Honorable Stanwood R. Duval, Jr. (‘66), Richard F. “Dick” Knight (’58), Marilyn C. Maloney (’75) and Michael A. Patterson (’71) for Distinguished Achievement at an awards dinner on November 1, 2013 at the Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center.

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The Constitution and The Supreme Court: Previewing the 2013 Term

In commemoration of Constitution Day on September 17, Vice Chancellor Ray Diamond and Professors Michael Coenen and John Devlin discussed and took questions from students on the major constitutional issues the Court is set to address, such as: The meaning of the Recess Appointments Clause; The scope of Congress’s powers to implement treaties; The constitutional […]

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A Questionable Verdict? Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman and Stand Your Ground Laws

LSU Law students and faculty, and members of the community, gathered in the McKernan Auditorium on September 5, as Drexel University Earle Mack School of Law Professor Donald Tibbs and attorney Lewis Unglesby (’74) discussed State of Florida v. Zimmerman and Stand Your Ground laws.  Professor Ken Levy moderated the discussion. Please click the links […]

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