Following her retirement from the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, Margaret B. Seymour has joined the law firm of Saxton & Stump in their Charleston, SC office. Seymour served as the first African American woman on the court and the first African American ...Continue Reading
M. Margaret McKeown of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has authored Citizen Justice: The Environmental Legacy of William O. Douglas—Public Advocate and Conservation Champion, a book about the life of William O. Douglas, the longest serving justice on the Supreme Court of ...Continue Reading
In observation of this year’s Constitution Day, the American Constitution Society (ACS) hosted its annual Supreme Court Preview, featuring insights into the upcoming United States Supreme Court Term from constitutional and legal experts.
Speakers on the panel included Deborah N. Archer of NYU Law, Wenona T. Singel ...Continue Reading
Fordham Law School has announced that I. Bennett Capers has been named the John D. Feerick Research Chair. The Feerick Research Chair was created in honor of John D. Feerick, dean emeritus and Norris Professor of Law, for his scholarly transformation of Fordham Law.
“Being named a research ...Continue Reading
President Biden has announced the nomination of Anthony Johnstone of University of Montana, Alexander Blewett III School of Law to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
From the White House press release:
Anthony Johnstone is the Helen & David Mason Professor of Law and ...Continue Reading