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All In The News tagged "School of Law"

When Pregnant Women Who Abuse Opioids Are Treated Like Criminals, Their Babies Suffer

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Nov. 14 Los Angeles Times story about laws that punish women who abuse drugs during pregnancy.

The Bogus Tech Bro Accused of Scamming the Elderly to Fund Gambling Sprees

Nicole Iannarone, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law was quoted in a Nov. 4 VICE story about securities regulation and professional ethics, as it relates to a recent case of an individual exploiting senior citizen investors.

Philadelphia Preparing for First-in-Nation Supervised Injection Site After Legal Win

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in an Oct. 10 FOX News story about safe injection sites in Philadelphia.

AP Explains: Meet Twitch, Amazon's Live-Streaming Video Site

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 9 Associated Press story about the history of a video game streaming website called Twitch, that was used by the assailant of a shooting at a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur to live stream his attack. The story was picked up by numerous outlets across the country.

2 Dead in Attack Targeting German Synagogue on Yom Kippur

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 9 Associated Press story about a shooting at a synagogue in Germany on Yom Kippur. The assailant wore a camera and streamed his attack on the video game streaming website Twitch

Is It Legal to Fire a Person for Being Gay in Pennsylvania? the Supreme Court Will Decide.

Lisa Tucker, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 7 Philadelphia Inquirer story about the U.S. Supreme Court considering whether sexual orientation and gender identity are protected from discrimination under the Civil Rights Act of 1964.

The Opioid Crisis: Policy Solutions That Could Make an Impact

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in an Oct. 4 Knowledge@Wharton podcast that discussed the Johnson & Johnson opioid verdict in Oklahoma.

No, a 'Failed Impeachment Attempt Doesn't Nullify Donald Trump's First Term and Let Him Serve a Third One

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in an Oct. 4Newsweek story about an erroneous narrative that surfaced this week suggesting that a failed attempt to impeach President Trump would allow him to run for a third term in office.

The Purdue Pharma Bankruptcy Case: What’s at Stake

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was interviewed in a Sept. 23 Knowledge@Wharton podcast about what is at stake in the Purdue Pharma bankruptcy case.


AG Josh Shapiro Sues Family That Owns Drugmaker Behind Oxycontin

Robert I. Field, PhD, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, was quoted in a Sept. 12 KYW Newsradio (1060-AM) article about the Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro, who is now going after the Sackler family that owns Purdue Pharma, the company that makes OxyContin.

Doctors Say Federal Rules On Discussing Abortions Inhibit Relationships With Patients

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Sept. 9 NPR “Shots” health news article about how clinics who take federal Title X family planning funding are adjusting to a new set of rules that limit what the health care providers can say to their patients about abortion.

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.