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  • 3/26/19 11:39 am CDT
          Topeka, Kan. – The Washburn University School of Law’s (Washburn Law) 42nd annual Foulston Siefkin Lecture is Thursday, March 28, 2019, 12:10 p.m. – 1:10 p.m., in room 114 of the School of Law on the Washburn University campus. Professor Matthew Tokson will present “The Next Wave of Fourth Amendment Challenges after Carpenter.” This event is free and open to the public.     Tokson's lecture will examine the Supreme Court's decision in Carpenter v.more...
  • 3/18/19 11:18 am CDT
         Washburn Law students who are admitted fall 2019 or later will have the opportunity to complete their final year of law school through the innovative Third Year Anywhere enrollment option. Students who participate in this option will increase their practice-readiness by completing an externship in the geographic area where they plan to practice after graduation.     The new “Third Year Anywhere” option makes Washburn one of the first law schools in the nationmore...
  • 11/14/18 11:25 am CST

    Free event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., is designed for high school and college students with an interest in learning about the current state of the law as it pertains to the LGBTQ community.

         Washburn University School of Law will host “Q&A: Queers and Allies Discover the Law” on November 16 at the law school. This free event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and is designed for high school and college students with an interest in learning about the current state of the law as it pertains to the LGBTQ community and a desire to explore law as a career option. Interested allies are also welcom to attend.     Sessions will cover the importance ofmore...
  • 10/31/18 11:36 am CDT
         The Washburn Law Journal will host a symposium titled “Law in the Post-Truth Era” on Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. The symposium will bring together national experts in the legal field to define “post-truth” and discuss timely topics such as how to manage a jury harboring an aversion to evidence-based reasoning, and how fields like oil and gas law are affected by debates of “alternative facts.”     “Since the days of ancient Greece, rhetoric and emotionalmore...
  • 9/17/18 9:15 am CDT
    WHAT: Constitution Day is today, Monday, Sept. 17. In observation, Washburn University School of Law professor Davis Rubenstein will be discussing immigration laws and if they should receive special constitutional treatment.  In immigration cases, the Supreme Court’s normal rules of constitutional adjudication do not always apply. Should these laws receive special treatment for some purposes (e.g., federalism) but not others (e.g., rights)? Rubenstein will explore the transition betweenmore...

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