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Legal Studies Winter 2018 Newsletter

Take a look at our inaugural, biannual newsletter!

Fall 2018 Electives are now up!

See the list of fall courses approved for Legal Studies credit.


Bail Reform!

Friday, June 1, 2:00 PM
Sharlyn Grace (Staff Attorney and Senior Policy Analyst at Chicago Appleseed Fund for Justice) will give her lecture: "Bail Reform! Organizing to End Money Bail and Pretrial Detention in Illinois." Please join us! Presented in partnership with the Jack Miller Center.

Past Event: Law in Motion Key Note

Thursday, May 10, 5:00 PM
Ken Mack joined us for the annual Law in Motion to give the key note lecture, 'Law in the Valley: Reflections on Race and History'.
Two writers of new books on the 14th Amendment joined us: Dan Sharfstein, 'Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard, and the Nez Perce War', Chris Schmidt, The Sit-Ins: Protest and Legal Change in the Civil Rights Era'.