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In Case You Missed It… “Civility Matters” Lawyers & Leaders Event

On Friday, April 18th, attorneys Stephen Doohan and Dan Shuck and Chief Magistrate Judge Jon Scoles spoke to a large group of students about civility in the legal profession. The presentation featured incivility that they have experienced in their own … Continue reading

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CIVILITY MATTERS: LAST LAWYERS & LEADERS EVENT OF THE SEMESTER

Attorneys Stephen Doohen and Dan Schuck, and Federal Magistrate Jon Scoles will facilitate this program aimed at increasing civility and courtesy in the legal profession. It will feature examples of less-than-civil behavior, so expect to both learn and be entertained … Continue reading

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A Look at Real-Life Interrogations

Yesterday, NPR’s Fresh Air looked at interrogation techniques and false confessions. The story included a discussion of the case of Darrel Parker, who spoke at the law school last spring as part of CLP’s Lawyers & Leaders series. Darrel was … Continue reading

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Lawyers and Leaders Event – Academic Research and Policy

Should policy debates involve academic research? Does the work of academic researchers really impact policy? Prof. Jon Gould from American University recently completed a major research project on the factors that predict the wrongful conviction of innocent persons. Join him … Continue reading

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Fall Lawyers & Leaders Schedule Announced!

This fall the Citizen Lawyer Program has scheduled five great Lawyers & Leaders programs! Visit our Lawyers & Leaders page for the schedule and full descriptions of the program. Remember, students must attend at least one Lawyers & Leaders program … Continue reading

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Iowa City Students and Community Gather For Anniversary Event

Lawyers, law students, and community members gathered in the evening on Thursday, October 27 at the Iowa City Public Library to commemorate the one year anniversary of the judicial retention election. ┬áThis standing-room-only crowd listened to judges, business leaders, politicians, … Continue reading

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