University News: Law School
News and stories from Marquette featuring the Law School. For more news, visit the Law School website.

Sen. Tammy Baldwin goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law School

News release, April 16, 2014

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin will be the featured guest for an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, April 23, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. A Democrat from Madison, Baldwin is the first woman from Wisconsin to serve in the U.S. Senate and the […]

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Music mogul, urban renewal advocate Kenneth Gamble goes “On the Issues” to discuss community revitalization efforts

News release, April 15, 2014

Universal Companies Chairman Kenneth Gamble will be the featured guest for an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 22, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Gamble is a legendary songwriter and producer who partnered with Leon Huff to create the “Philly soul” sound. […]

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Former National Security Adviser Gen. James Jones goes “On the Issues” to discuss Keystone XL Pipeline, U.S. energy policy

News release, April 14, 2014

Former U.S. National Security Adviser Gen. James Jones will be the featured guest for an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, April 21, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Jones, the National Security Adviser to President Barack Obama in 2009-10, also served as the […]

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Milwaukee County Sheriff Clarke goes “On the Issues”

News release, April 3, 2014

Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke will be the featured guest for an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, April 10, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. A lifelong Milwaukee resident who has spent more than 35 years in law enforcement, Clarke began his […]

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Judge Kathleen M. O’Malley to present Marquette Law School’s Nies Lecture

News release, April 2, 2014

Judge Kathleen M. O’Malley of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit will present Marquette Law School’s Nies Lecture in Intellectual Property on Wednesday, April 16, at 12:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan Street. Seating is limited; registration is available online. O’Malley was appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals for […]

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Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker holds lead over challenger Mary Burke in new Marquette Law School Poll

News release, March 26, 2014

Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll. A new Marquette Law School Poll finds Republican Gov. Scott Walker leading Democratic candidate Mary Burke, 48 to 41 percent, in the run-up to Wisconsin’s gubernatorial election this November. Walker held a 47 to 41 percent advantage in the most recent […]

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Marquette Law School, College of Education host conference on future of Milwaukee schools

News release, March 24, 2014

Marquette University Law School and the Marquette College of Education will host a conference on the future of Milwaukee schools on Tuesday, April 1, at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With Milwaukee facing a fresh search for a public schools superintendent, continuing debate over what should be done with low-performing schools, and little overall […]

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Marquette Law School to host third annual ERISA, Employee Benefits, and Social Insurance National Conference

News release, March 20, 2014

Media: Please note that Sec. Borzi’s keynote speech is closed to reporters. Marquette University Law School will host the third annual ERISA, Employee Benefits, and Social Insurance National Conference on Friday, March 28, at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Primarily organized by Marquette Law Prof. Paul Secunda, the daylong conference’s theme is “Benefits Law […]

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Marquette Law professor Paul M. Secunda named vice chair of U.S. Department of Labor ERISA advisory council

News release, March 17, 2014

Law School professor Paul M. Secunda has been appointed vice chair of the U.S. Department of Labor’s 2014 Advisory Council on Employee Welfare and Pension Benefit Plans. U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez named Secunda to a leadership position in the council, which is commonly referred to as the ERISA Advisory Council and provides […]

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Charles Franklin goes “On the Issues” to present new Marquette Law School poll

News release, March 17, 2014

Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will be the featured guest for an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, March 26, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Franklin and Gousha will go inside the numbers of the second Marquette Law School Poll of the […]

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Mary Burke goes “On the Issues” to discuss Wisconsin governor’s race

News release, March 10, 2014

Wisconsin gubernatorial candidate Mary Burke will be the featured guest for an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, March 25, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Burke, a Democrat, is expected to face Republican incumbent Gov. Scott Walker in the November election. She is […]

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Congressmen Pocan, Ribble go “On the Issues” to discuss bipartisan cooperation in Washington

News release, March 6, 2014

U.S. Reps. Reid Ribble and Mark Pocan of Wisconsin will discuss their efforts to foster bipartisan cooperation among members of Congress in the next “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, March 17, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Pocan, a Democrat from Madison, and Ribble, […]

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Judge Paul J. Watford to examine landmark Supreme Court civil rights case in Hallows Lecture

News release, February 25, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Judge Paul J. Watford of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will present “Screws v. United States and the Birth of Federal Civil Rights Enforcement” for Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture Tuesday, March 4, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan Street. Watford will explore the history of […]

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New York prosecutor Bridget Brennan goes “On the Issues” to discuss city’s drug trafficking enforcement efforts

News release, February 5, 2014

New York City Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget Brennan will discuss her office’s efforts to investigate the illegal drug trade in the next “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Feb. 13, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. A Milwaukee native, Brennan is the first woman to […]

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Former Milwaukee Mayor John Norquist goes “On the Issues” to discuss future of cities, development of urban neighborhoods

News release, January 30, 2014

Former Milwaukee Mayor John Norquist will discuss his vision for the future of cities in the next “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Feb. 5, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. An outspoken and influential advocate for cities, Norquist has spent the last decade leading […]

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First Marquette Law School Poll of 2014 examines Wisconsin governor’s race, direction of the state and jobs outlook

News release, January 27, 2014

Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll. The first Marquette Law School Poll of the 2014 election year finds Gov. Scott Walker leading Democratic candidate Mary Burke, 47 to 41 percent. The poll also finds that most voters think the state is headed in the right direction and […]

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Experts available: 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia, Feb. 7-23

News release, January 22, 2014

Sochi, Russia, will welcome athletes from all over the world to the XXII Winter Games Feb. 7-23. As the eyes of the world fixate on the athletes, Marquette University has experts and former Olympians available to help you with your Olympic news coverage. Please feel free to contact any of these professors and staff directly; […]

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Chief of Police Ed Flynn goes “On the Issues” to discuss crime statistics, trends and tactics in Milwaukee

News release, January 21, 2014

Milwaukee Chief of Police Ed Flynn will discuss the city’s current crime trends and his department’s latest crime-prevention tactics in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Jan. 28, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Was a spike in homicides in 2013 an aberration, […]

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Charles Franklin goes “On the Issues” to present first Marquette Law School poll of 2014

News release, January 14, 2014

Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will be the next guest for “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, Jan. 27, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Franklin and Gousha will go inside the numbers of the first Marquette Law School Poll of the 2014 election […]

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel names its “Big Ideas” of 2013; includes three Marquette innovations

News release, January 2, 2014

Three Marquette University innovations made the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s list of “Big Ideas” for 2013. The Mobile Legal Clinic, the human-powered nebulizer and the College of Nursing collaboration with Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin were all touted as examples of great ideas that came from leading research institutions in Wisconsin in 2013. Excerpts from the article […]

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