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

Author, sociology professor Sharkey goes “On the Issues” to discuss racial inequality issues affecting urban areas

News release, April 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Patrick Sharkey, Associate Professor of Sociology at New York University, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 26, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Sharkey is the author of Stuck in Place: Urban Neighborhoods […]

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Neurosurgeon Bailes, sports law professor Mitten go “On the Issues” to discuss head injuries in sports

News release, April 12, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Neurosurgeon Dr. Julian Bailes and sports law professor Matt Mitten will discuss the scientific and legal aspects of sports-related head injuries as the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, April 19, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. […]

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Andreesen Horowitz partner, former Facebook general counsel Ullyot to present Nies Lecture at Marquette Law School

News release, April 8, 2016

MILWAUKEE —Ted Ullyot, a partner with venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz and former general counsel for Facebook, will present “Innovation, Disruption, and Intellectual Property: A View From Silicon Valley” for Marquette Law School’s Nies Lecture in Intellectual Property on Tuesday, April 12, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan Street. The American technology […]

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Former White House legal advisers Kavanaugh, Ullyot go “On the Issues” at Marquette Law School

News release, April 7, 2016

Former White House legal advisers Brett Kavanaugh and Ted Ullyot will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, April 13, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Ullyot and Kavanaugh both were successful young attorneys when they were hired […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds Cruz, Sanders ahead in Wisconsin presidential primaries; Bradley leads state Supreme Court race

News release, March 30, 2016

Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll. MILWAUKEE – A new Marquette Law School Poll finds Ted Cruz ahead in the Wisconsin Republican presidential primary race, supported by 40 percent of likely voters to 30 percent for Donald Trump and 21 percent for John Kasich, while 8 percent […]

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

News release, March 21, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will present results from a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, March 30, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Election questions abound. How are Wisconsin voters leaning in the […]

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Marquette Autism Consortium formed to help people with autism spectrum disorder

News release, March 10, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University announced today it has formed the Marquette Autism Consortium to promote the exchange of ideas among people and groups on campus who are interested in autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The consortium seeks to increase opportunities for awareness and inclusion, education, collaborative efforts, research, community connections, and development of resources for individuals […]

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Judge Albert Diaz to present Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture

News release, February 26, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Judge Albert Diaz of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit will present “Life Tenure on the Bench: Virtue or Vice?” for Marquette Law School’s Hallows Lecture on Wednesday, March 2, at 4:30 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. From the beginning of the 2016 presidential election campaign, the […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight Democratic race, Trump maintaining Republican lead in Wisconsin

News release, February 25, 2016

Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll MILWAUKEE – A new Marquette Law School Poll finds a tight race for the Democratic presidential nomination in Wisconsin and Donald Trump maintaining his lead for the Republican nomination. In the Democratic race, Bernie Sanders receives support from 44 percent to Hillary […]

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Harvard professor, author Desmond goes “On the Issues” to discuss new book on eviction and urban poverty in Milwaukee

News release, February 25, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Harvard University professor and author Matthew Desmond will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, March 1, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Desmond will discuss his new book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American […]

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MATC president Martin goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law

News release, February 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Area Technical College President Vicki Martin will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. With four campuses and more than 38,000 students in the area, MATC plays […]

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Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic to receive two awards recognizing community engagement

News release, February 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — In recognition of Marquette Law School’s ongoing service to the Milwaukee community, the Marquette Volunteer Legal Clinic is being recognized with a pair of awards: one presented by Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome E. Listecki and the other by the United Community Center. Archbishop Listecki will present a “Treasures of the Church” award to the […]

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

News release, February 15, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will present results from a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, February 25, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. How have the presidential nominating contests shifted in the wake […]

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New Marquette Law School Poll finds tight races in Wisconsin presidential primaries

News release, January 28, 2016

Feingold holds lead over Johnson in U.S. Senate race Please note: Complete poll results and methodology information can be found online at law.marquette.edu/poll MILWAUKEE – A new Marquette Law School Poll finds tight races among Wisconsin voters for both parties’ presidential nominations. In the Democratic race, Hillary Clinton receives 45 percent to Bernie Sanders’ 43 percent, with […]

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Milwaukee County Circuit Court judge Borowski goes “On the Issues” at Marquette Law

News release, January 27, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge David Borowski will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. at Marquette University Law School’s Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. First elected in 2003, Borowski has seen a lot during his years on […]

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Marquette Law School to host Wisconsin U.S. Senate candidates in upcoming “On the Issues” events

News release, January 22, 2016

MILWAUKEE — Marquette University Law School will explore the 2016 Wisconsin U.S. Senate election by hosting incumbent Sen. Ron Johnson and his challenger, former Sen. Russ Feingold, in two upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha” events at Eckstein Hall. Feingold will appear on Tuesday, Jan. 26, and Johnson will appear on Friday, Feb. 5. […]

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

News release, January 19, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Charles Franklin, director of the Marquette Law School Poll, will present results from a new poll of Wisconsin voters in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Thursday, Jan. 28, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Where do the two presidential nomination races stand in Wisconsin […]

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Law professor, author Cashin to present lecture on Martin Luther King’s ‘Trumpet of Conscience’ and current race relations

News release, January 12, 2016

MILWAUKEE – Georgetown University law professor Sheryll Cashin will present a lecture, “The Trumpet of Conscience: MLK’s 1967 Message on ‘The Impasse in Race Relations’ and How We Move Forward in the 21st Century,” at Marquette University Law School on Thursday, Jan. 21, at 12:30 p.m. In 1967, more than 100 race riots erupted across […]

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Milwaukee County Chief Judge Maxine White to visit “On the Issues with Mike Gousha”

News release, November 13, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Maxine White, Chief Judge of the Milwaukee County Circuit Court, will be the featured guest in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Wednesday, Nov. 18, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Eckstein Hall, 1215 W. Michigan St. Judge White became chief judge in August, and is responsible for the administration of […]

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Near West Side Partners representatives go “On the Issues” at Marquette Law School

News release, November 6, 2015

MILWAUKEE – Near West Side Partners representatives Michael R. Lovell of Marquette University, Tom Devine of the Potawatomi Business Development Corporation, Kelly Grebe of MillerCoors, Mike Lappin of Aurora Health Care and Matt Levatich of Harley-Davidson will be the featured guests in an upcoming “On the Issues with Mike Gousha,” Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 9 […]

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