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

Wisconsin Assembly leaders Barca, Vos to speak at Marquette Law conference on campaign finance regulation

News release, February 19, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Wisconsin State Assembly leaders Robin Vos and Peter Barca will be among the guest speakers at a Marquette University Law School half-day conference titled, “Campaign Finance Regulation in Wisconsin: The Law as It Was, Is, Should Be, and Will Be,” on Friday, Feb. 27, at 8:15 a.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan […]

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Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh to examine separation of powers controversies in Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture

News release, February 17, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit will present “Separation of Powers Controversies in the Bush and Obama Administrations: A View from the Trenches” for Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture Tuesday, March 3, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan Street. The nation has […]

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Marquette Lawyer, Fall 2014

Marquette Lawyer, Fall 2014

News release, February 9, 2015

In this issue: Southeastern Wisconsin as a microcosm of U.S. political polarization, Judge Kathleen O’Malley on patent litigation, what local control of schools means today, growth of the pro bono program and advice to law students from alumnus Paul T. Dacier.

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Milwaukee Archbishop Listecki goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law

News release, February 9, 2015

MILWAUKEE – The Most Rev. Jerome Listecki, Archbishop of Milwaukee, will be the featured guest of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, Feb. 23, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Archbishop Listecki has seen a number of changes since his installment five years ago. Appointed by […]

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Pew Research Center’s Taylor goes “On the Issues” to discuss impact of changes to U.S. population demographics

News release, February 4, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Paul Taylor, a senior fellow at Pew Research Center, will be the featured guest of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Feb. 17, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Taylor is the author of The Next America: Boomers, Millennials, and the Looming Generational Showdown. […]

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Congressman Paul Ryan goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law School

News release, January 28, 2015

MILWAUKEE – U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan will be the featured guest of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Monday, Feb. 9, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. As the new chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Ways and Means Committee, Congressman Ryan will have a major […]

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Catholic Relief Services advisor Tobin goes “On the Issues” to discuss global water resource issues

News release, January 26, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Vanessa Tobin, Catholic Relief Services’ senior technical advisor for water supply, sanitation and water resources development, will be the featured guest of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Feb. 5, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Tobin will visit Marquette Law School as part […]

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Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Driver goes “On the Issues” to discuss challenges, vision for district’s future

News release, January 14, 2015

Members of the media: Please note new date for rescheduled event. Milwaukee Public Schools Superintendent Darienne Driver’s “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” appearance has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 28, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Driver’s appearance previously had been scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 27. Driver is […]

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Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett goes “On the Issues” to discuss city’s upcoming streetcar project vote

News release, January 12, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett will be the featured guest of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Jan. 20, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. On the eve of a pivotal Milwaukee Common Council vote, Barrett will make his case for the proposed Milwaukee streetcar […]

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Campus Q & A: Dr. Charles Franklin

Marquette Magazine, Fall/Winter 2015

News release, January 8, 2015

Under Dr. Charles Franklin’s direction, the Marquette Law School Poll became the largest independent polling project in state history.

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Marquette Law School to launch Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic

News release, December 15, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University Law School is launching a Law and Entrepreneurship Clinic, a new experiential learning opportunity for law students that enhances the Law School’s commitment to public service and supports several new campus-wide and community innovation initiatives. The clinic will be the first program in the Milwaukee area to offer free legal services […]

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“On the Issues” to examine Milwaukee’s foreclosure crisis

News release, November 6, 2014

MILWAUKEE –Milwaukee’s home foreclosure crisis will be the topic of an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Nov. 11, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The number of tax-foreclosed homes in Milwaukee’s central city stands at roughly 1,000. Many are vacant and vandalized. But nonprofit groups working […]

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Mental health law expert Morse to examine legal ramifications of neuroscience advancements in Marquette Law School’s Barrock Lecture

News release, November 3, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Stephen J. Morse, an expert in criminal and mental health law at the University of Pennsylvania, will present “The Perils and Promise of Law and Neuroscience” for this year’s George and Margaret Barrock Lecture on Criminal Law at Marquette University Law School on Thursday, Nov. 6, at 4:30 p.m. Morse holds academic appointments […]

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Final pre-election Marquette Law School Poll finds Walker leading Burke in Wisconsin governor’s race

News release, October 29, 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 challenger Mary Burke 50 percent to 43 percent among likely voters in the Wisconsin governor’s race. Another 3 percent say that they are undecided or that they do […]

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Wisconsin political insiders Schneider, Nichols go “On the Issues” to preview Election Day issues

News release, October 23, 2014

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel columnist Christian Schneider and Capital Times associate editor John Nichols will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Oct. 28, from 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With just a week to go before Election Day, two well-known observers […]

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Charles Franklin goes “On the Issues” to present final pre-election Marquette Law School Poll

News release, October 22, 2014

Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will unveil a final round of pre-election poll results in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Franklin and Gousha will present a live look inside the numbers of the […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds ties in Wisconsin races for both governor and attorney general

News release, October 15, 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 and Democratic challenger Mary Burke tied in the Wisconsin governor’s race, with 47 percent of likely voters supporting each candidate. Another 4 percent say that they are undecided or that […]

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Marquette Law School, College of Education to host half-day conference on future of Catholic K-12 education

News release, October 9, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University’s Law School and College of Education will host a conference titled “The Future of Catholic K–12 Education: Some National and Milwaukee Perspectives,” on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. The half-day event is part of a continuing series of conferences on K–12 education sponsored by the Law […]

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National Sports Law Institute celebrates 25th anniversary with conference on evolution of sports law and business

News release, October 8, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Marquette University Law School’s National Sports Law Institute will mark its 25th anniversary by hosting a one-day conference tracing the evolution of sports law and business since the founding of the institute in 1989. The conference will be held on Friday, Oct. 17, at 9 a.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. […]

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

News release, October 6, 2014

MILWAUKEE – Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will unveil a new round of poll results in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Oct. 15, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Franklin and Gousha will present a live look inside the numbers of […]

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