Faculty in the news, February 2013
President and Dean Eric Janus was quoted in a Minnesota Daily article about smaller law school classes, saying the decline is likely due to the economy and people’s perceptions about it.
Read the Minnesota Daily article
Dean Janus is also quoted in an ABC Newspapers article about his testimony before the Minnesota House Public Safety Finance and Policy Committee.
Read the ABC Newspapers article
Professor Brad Colbert is mentioned in a St. Cloud Times story about the Little Falls-area homeowner who shot two teens he said broke into his home.
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Professor David Prince is quoted in a Fox News story about the Obama administration’s gun control efforts.
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Former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Helen Meyer ’83, Mitchell’s distinguished jurist in residence, was interviewed for a KSTP-TV story about Mitchell’s new child protection clinic.
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World Without Genocide Executive Director Ellen Kennedy wrote a commentary for the Star Tribune about the international shift from the idea of sovereignty to the protection of individual rights.
Read the commentary in the Star Tribune
Professor Sarah Deer was interviewed on Public Radio International’s “The World” about the Violence Against Women Act.