Human Trafficking Commission conducts first meeting of 2024
Published: February 29, 2024
The Michigan Human Trafficking Commission held its first meeting of the year on January 29. The Commission, comprising seven new members beginning a term of service this year, including new chair of the Commission Assistant Attorney General Melissa Palepu, elected a vice chair and scheduled five further meetings for the year.
MSU College of Law hosts ‘Lawyers without Rights’ art exhibitionFebruary 29, 2024The ‘Lawyers without Rights’ exhibition at MSU College of Law consists of 25 panels telling the story of how many German Jewish lawyers and judges were expunged from office and the German Federal Bar during the Third Reich.
A parade gives way to another round of violenceFebruary 29, 2024Just days after the University of Michigan football team won the national title on January 8, some lifelong friends and I decided to bask in the glory a bit more by attending the championship parade down State Street in Ann Arbor, braving below-zero wind chills as we stood in snow banks to salute our conquering heroes.
University of Michigan Law professor Steven Schaus honored for proposing an alternative view of consortium claimsFebruary 29, 2024An award-winning new article by Michigan Law Professor Steven Schaus suggests an alternative to the traditional understanding of tort claims for loss of consortium.
Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office, ACLU? of Michigan, and University of Michigan release findings from ‘Prosecutor Transparency Project’ studyFebruary 29, 2024The Prosecutor Transparency Project recently released findings from a multi-year analysis of racial disparities in the prosecutorial system in Washtenaw County.
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- Human Trafficking Commission conducts first meeting of 2024
- MSU College of Law hosts ‘Lawyers without Rights’ art exhibition
- A parade gives way to another round of violence
- University of Michigan Law professor Steven Schaus honored for proposing an alternative view of consortium claims
- Washtenaw County Prosecutor’s Office, ACLU? of Michigan, and University of Michigan release findings from ‘Prosecutor Transparency Project’ study
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