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Trump Bashes Comcast and Then Joins With the Media Giant to Limit Civil Rights Suits, Law Professors Say

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Sept. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer article about the Trump administration and the solicitor General Noel J. Francisco who filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court supporting Comcast in a highly contentious $20 billion civil rights case.

From GDPR to Golden State Killer, DNA Sharing Presents Privacy Challenges

Leeza Garber, JD, an adjunct professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 5Law.com post about how collaborations between genetic testing companies, like 23andMe, and pharmaceutical companies are raising data privacy concerns.

A Criminal Defendant's Supporters Find Unlikely Ally: Philly's DA

Abbie Heller, JD, assistant director of the Trial Advocacy Center in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Aug. 26 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the Philadelphia District Attorney's Office taking the unusual step of intervening when an assistant district attorney requested that a courtroom be cleared to prevent witness intimidation.

With Neil Gorsuch on the U.S. Supreme Court, Trump’s Travel Ban Victory is Just One of Many to Come

Lisa Tucker, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a June 27 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) segment about the impact of Justice Kennedy’s departure from the Supreme Court. Tucker was also quoted in a June 26 Toronto Star article about Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch’s role in Trump’s travel ban victory.

The Jane Doe Burden

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, co-authored an Oct. 30 op-ed for U.S. News & World Report about the difficulties of medical care for anyone in custody, as well as the anti-abortion policies of the Trump administration. The piece is related to the case of "Jane Doe," a 17-year-old, undocumented immigrant who has been detained in Texas and was seeking to have an abortion.

Law Deans Argue Over How to Count Jobs They Fund

Daniel M. Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law was quoted in an Aug. 11 Bloomberg Law "Big Law Business" article about school-funded jobs for graduating JD students and how they ought to be evaluated by the American Bar Association.

Trump Travel Ban: Where Things go After the Supreme Court Appeal

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an ABC News article on June 2 regarding the Trump travel ban, and where things will go after the Supreme Court appeal.  

Hawaii Judge Puts Trump's Revised Travel Ban on Hold

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 16 ABC News article regarding Hawaii's federal judge placing a suspension on President Trump's revised travel ban.

Locals Weigh In On What Should Be Done About High Court Opening 

Richardson Dilworth, PhD, a professor in the College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Center for Public Policy, was quoted in a Philadelphia Tribune story on Feb. 15 about reactions to the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

The State of Law Schools & the Legal Profession

Roger Dennis, JD, founding dean of the Kline School of Law, was interviewed on WHYY’s “Radio Times” on Nov. 20 about the state of law schools and the legal profession.

Snapchat

Jeff Lindstrom, a student in the Thomas Kline School of Law, was interviewed in a Nov. 9 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment about a lecture offered by Drexel about social media and forensics.

The Sexting Epidemic

Rob D’Ovidio, PhD, an associate professor and associate dean for humanities and social sciences research in the College of Arts and Sciences, was quoted in a Nov. 9 KYW-TV (CBS-3) segment about how much information Google keeps on its users.