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Environment - Law - 05.12.2019
Switzerland’s influence on European energy policy continues to decline
What would be the consequences of failed negotiations over an electricity agreement between Switzerland and the EU?

Law - Social Sciences - 02.12.2019

Law - Campus - 25.11.2019

Law - Social Sciences - 08.11.2019
Berkeley Law gun violence expert wins criminology’s top award
By Gwyneth K. Shaw A pioneering scholar in the study of violent crime for half a century, Berkeley Law Professor Franklin Zimring has won the Stockholm Prize in Criminology, the field's top international honor.

Law - Pharmacology - 06.11.2019
Lessons from California’s vaccine exemption laws
California vaccine laws are among the toughest in the nation, particularly since the state did away with the  personal belief and religious exemption  in 2015 following a measles outbreak that began in Disneyland.

Law - Social Sciences - 31.10.2019
Why repatriation is important
The question of repatriation is on the table again for negotiation internationally and the discussion has moved on from where it was in the last decades.

Law - Economics / Business - 25.10.2019

Law - 24.10.2019
This Sussex Life: Gary Railton, avian pest controller.
This Sussex Life: Gary Railton, avian pest controller. "George acts as a natural deterrent""
Avian pest controller Gary Railton talks about how his Harris's hawk George helps to prevent gulls swiping people's lunches on the University of Sussex campus.

Law - 21.10.2019

Law - Career - 27.09.2019
Berkeley Talks transcript: Justice Elena Kagan on taking risks, finding common ground
Erwin Chemerinsky: Good afternoon. It's a wonderful day for Berkeley Law and for this campus. It's my great delight to welcome you to this special event with Justice Elena Kagan.

Law - 27.09.2019
Annual Law and Development Research Network Conference Berlin
Inleiding: Seven members of the Law & Development Research Group presented research on the annual international conference of the Law and Development Research Network in Berlin on the theme of Plurality of Law and Development.

Environment - Law - 26.09.2019
Endangered Species Act changes
America's signature legislation for saving species faces a major overhaul. Conservation and legal experts examine likely impacts of the new rules and legal options for challenging them.

Law - 17.09.2019
Dust from a giant asteroid crash caused an ancient ice age
In the wake of the 2016 presidential election, amid a flurry of media reports suggesting an uptick in hate crimes, a group of University of Chicago Law School students began to discuss a shared concern: Hate crime data were inconsistent and incomplete. It was difficult to know, and even harder to prove, whether marginalized communities were actually experiencing increased rates of violence and intimidation.

Law - Administration - 17.09.2019
Constitution’s biggest flaw? Protecting slavery
Berkeley Law Dean Erwin Chemerinsky said the Constitution's "biggest flaw” is its protection of the institution of slavery.

Law - Environment - 09.09.2019
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reflects on Supreme Court’s unchanging ’collegiality’
After more than a quarter of a century on the United States Supreme Court, what hasn't changed for Ruth Bader Ginsburg are her cordial relationships with her fellow justices.

Law - 09.09.2019
Justice Ginsburg reflects on Supreme Court’s unchanging ’collegiality’
After more than a quarter of a century on the United States Supreme Court, what hasn't changed for Ruth Bader Ginsburg are her cordial relationships with her fellow justices.

Social Sciences - Law - 05.09.2019

Law - Social Sciences - 03.09.2019
The military isn’t out to ’crush anybody who’s different’
"I grew up just super dirt poor … about as poor as you can be in this country,” says first-year Berkeley Law student, Blake Danser.

Social Sciences - Law - 22.08.2019
UW books in brief: Tribal sovereignty and the courts, mentoring through fan fiction, UW Press paperback editions
Recent notable books by University of Washington faculty members explore the legal history of Indigenous nations and the mentoring benefits of fan fiction.

Law - 13.08.2019
How weapons fuel America’s mass shootings
By Susan Gluss Mental illness. Video games. The Internet. These are excuses offered by the U.S. President and his supporters for a scourge of mass killings.

Law - Linguistics / Literature - 09.08.2019
Comical and sometimes scandalous guides to the law
At first glance, the cartoon in the French law book on Lyonette Louis-Jacques' desk in the D'Angelo Law Library seems almost funny, in a banana-peel-pratfall kind of way.

Social Sciences - Law - 01.08.2019
Why intercountry adoption needs a rethink
In a globalising world where new family structures are emerging and evolving, a University of Sydney scholar is calling for a reassessment of the regulations around intercountry adoption.

Law - Event - 22.07.2019
Global experts to discuss risks facing children on the move
Being held at the University of Sydney this week, the inaugural Children, Migration and the Right to Health Conference will examine key issues facing the world's child migrants.

Law - 19.07.2019
Former Watergate prosecutor: Impeachment not in Trump’s near future
Berkeley Law's Henry Hecht, a former Watergate prosecutor, doesn't see Donald Trump being impeached as things in Washington, D.C. stand now.

Law - 19.07.2019
Former Watergate prosecutor: Impeachment not in Trump’s future
Berkeley Law's Henry Hecht, a former Watergate prosecutor, doesn't see Donald Trump being impeached.

Social Sciences - Law - 19.07.2019
Raising ’reasonable suspicions’ about stop-and-frisk policies
By showing how the controversial crime-fighting strategy is unevenly employed in marginalized neighborhoods, graduate student Rachel Lautenschlager hopes to propel law enforcement reforms.

Law - 16.07.2019
Cycle of life comes with gold medals and world records for Berkeley Law dean
Molly Van Houweling en route to setting a UCI (Union Cycliste Internationale) one-hour record in 2015 in Aguascalientes, Mexico.

Law - Innovation - 11.07.2019