Dryer to serve as acting dean of U’s Honor College during fall 2017 semester

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Randy Dryer will serve as the acting dean of the U’s Honors College during the fall 2017 semester. Dryer takes the helm as dean Sylvia Torti takes a research and study leave designed to further advance the Honors College mission. Dryer kicked off his acting dean […]

Media Corner: Keiter and Ruple available to discuss developments with future of Bears Ears, national monuments

University of Utah public land experts available to comment on Zinke proposal for national monuments as story develops Questions over the future of 27 national monuments, including the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments in Utah remain, as the public waits to learn more about a set of recommendations Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke sent […]

Craig authors op-ed in Maui Times legacy of marine national monuments

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Robin Craig published a recent op-ed in The Maui Times titled “United States marine national monuments are a world legacy.”  Read the full op-ed here.

A total eclipse of energy generation –for a moment

What happens to solar energy levels when a once-a-in-lifetime solar eclipse hits campus? The University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law got a front row seat to exploring varying levels of solar energy during the solar eclipse on Aug. 22 that captivated millions across the U.S. For some curious U employees, an experiment in […]

Guiora interviewed about Trump’s Jewish Lawyers response to Charlottesville

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora was quoted in The American Lawyer in an article titled, “Jewish Lawyers in Trump orbit Stay (Mostly) Silent After Charlottesville.” He was also interview by Minnesota Public Radio on the topic of bystanders in the wake of Charlottesville.

Wall Street Journal publishes book review on Guiora’s “Crime of Complicity”

The Wall Street Journal recently published a book review of University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora’s new book, “The Crime of Complicity.”  Read the review here.

Andersen Jones and Heiny interviewed by Salt Lake Tribune on Court of Appeals milestone

RonNell Andersen Jones and Louisa Heiny, both professors at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, were quoted in a recent article in The Salt Lake Tribune titled “Women now hold the majority on the Utah Court of Appeals for the first time.” Read the full article here.

George appears on BYU’s “Top of Mind” to discuss ag-gag laws

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Erika George recently appeared on BYU Radio’s “Top of Mind” with Julie Rose to discuss ag-gag laws.  At least nine states have “ag-gag” laws on the books. A federal judge recently ruled one such law in Utah unconstitutional. These laws make it a crime to lie […]

Kogan interviewed on President Trump’s proposed transgender military ban

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Terry Kogan was recently interviewed by The David Pakman Show about President Donald Trump’s recent proposal to ban transgender people from serving in the military. Kogan has spent the past decade considering the rights of transgender people, in particular issues surrounding the legal and cultural norms […]

Guiora quoted in The Washington Post about Lyle Jeffs trial

University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law Professor Amos Guiora was quoted in The Washington Post in an article titled, “Polygamous leader’s head injuries cited in trial delay bid.” Guiora stated: The revelation about the possible brain injuries will force the judge to be cautious in rulings about the case, said Amos Guiora, a […]