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To our awesome #Classof2016 grads: Best of luck on the bar exam!
U.S. Ambassador Carlos Moreno delivered the keynote address at UCI Law's fifth commencement ceremony, held May 7 at Aldrich Park. Including the 11,500+ pro bono hours completed by the Class of 2016, UCI Law students since 2009 have volunteered 50,000+ hours through the school's Pro Bono Program.
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Dean Chemerinsky's latest OC Register opinion piece: Donald Trump and the Rule of Law
The controversy over Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s criticism of Donald Trump obscured the underlying reality: Donald Trump is a greater threat to the rule of law than any political candidate that I have seen in my lifetime. I, too, was disturbed by Ginsburg and Trump trading insults last week. Ginsburg said that she is frightened by a country with Trump as president and called Trump a “faker.” Trump responded by tweeting, “Justice Ginsburg of the...
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Recap of record-turnout 6th annual #SCOTUS Term in Review, in video, photos, news & social media: https://storify.com/UCILaw/ucilawscotus-2016
UCI Law's 6th Annual Supreme Court Term in Review drew a record crowd in person (more than 800 RSVPs!), and hundreds more online via the live webcast, as distinguished panelists reviewed key cases decided in the historic October 2015 term. The event was held July 14, 2016 at UC Irvine.
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Prof. Hasen tells NPR re: 5th Circuit Texas Voter ID ruling: “there is a stopping point where states can’t make it harder to vote”
One of the country's strictest voter ID laws violates the Voting Rights Act, according to the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. It says the Texas law discriminates against the state's minority voters.
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Prof. Hasen quoted in New York Times on federal court ruling that Texas ID law violates #VotingRights Act
While the court did not strike down the law entirely, Democrats and voting-rights advocates praised it for finding that the law discriminated against minorities.
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#ELB Podcast: Prof. Hasen and Dean Chemerinsky discuss whether Justice Ginsburg crossed the line: https://soundcloud.com/rick-hasen/elb-podcast-episode-14
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ELB Podcast Episode 14. Erwin Chemerinsky: Did Justice Ginsburg Cross the Line? by Rick Hasen
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Fixing discriminatory voter ID law tricky in practice, says Prof. Hasen in New York Times story
A judge must create procedures to soften the effects of the restrictions before the November election after an appeals court ruled that the law discriminated against minorities.
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Dean Chemerinsky spoke to appreciative crowd today at O'Melveny & Myers annual #SCOTUS Term in Review luncheon at Big Canyon Country Club
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Prof. Hasen writes at Slate: The Voting Rights Act Might Get Some Teeth Back, thanks to 5th Circuit ruling on TX voter ID law
This week’s decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit—holding that Texas’ strict voter identification law violates the Voting Rights Ac ...
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Forthcoming article by Prof. Hasen, "Softening Voter ID Laws Through Litigation," cited by 5th Circuit Judge Higgonson in TX voter ID ruling:
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Prof. Barnes presented Tues. on panel "The Reality of Law and Order Regarding Color, Race, and Gender" at National Bar Assoc. Conference, St. Louis
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NEW VIDEO: We Are UCI Law 2016: Dean Chemerinsky and graduates reflect on the impressive accomplishments of the Class of 2016
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