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All In The News tagged "School of Law"

Anti-Choice State Lawmakers Want to Criminalize Abortion Through Nullification

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 30 Medium article about the use of nullification by certain states, as a tactic to criminalize abortion.

Can Police Unlock Your Phone? Disappearance of NJ Woman Shows Why Policy Frustrates Cops

Hannah Bloch-Wehba, JD, an assistant professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a March 6 USA Today article about how Apple and Google have rebuffed law enforcement’s attempts to force them to unlock phones connected to criminal investigations.

No, Abortion Providers Aren't Craven Opportunists. They Care for Their Patients.

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, coauthored a Feb. 26 Washington Post opinion piece about the implications of June Medical v. Russo, a case before the U.S. Supreme Court that could drastically curtail abortion rights litigation. The piece references his new book "Obstacle Course: The Everyday Struggle to Get an Abortion in America."

The Verdict Is In: Courtrooms Seldom Overrule Bad Science

David DeMatteo, JD, PhD, associate professor in the Kline School of Law and the College of Arts and Sciences, together with Sarah Fishel, a student in the JD/PhD program, and Aislinn Tansey, a master's student, were mentioned in a Feb. 17 ScienceBlog article about research that determined courtrooms seldom overrule bad science.

Generational Shifts and The Politics of Change

A Feb. 7 Philadelphia Citizen article featured an upcoming event in the Pennoni Panel speaker series—created by the Pennoni Honors College and Kline School of Law —which will feature the Citizen’s Roxanne Patel Shepelavy and touch on the topic of generational shifts and the politics of change.

Impeachment Winds Down

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was interviewed on a Jan. 31 WHYY “Radio Times” segment about the impeachment process as it comes to a close, and the legal tactics used by both the Democrats and Republicans in this constitutional battle.

On the Roe Anniversary, Let's Consider One Seemingly Obvious Way to Expand Abortion Access

David S. Cohen, JD, a professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 22 Mother Jones story about how to expand access to abortion. The piece mentions Cohen's forthcoming book "Obstacle Course: The Everyday Struggle to Get An Abortion in America."

Harvey Weinstein Trial: How Finding an Impartial Jury Became a Spectacle

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 18 Guardian story about the challenge of finding an impartial jury for the Harvey Weinstein trial.

Brexit Wasn’t the Only Issue for British Voters. Health Care Is Big Too. | Opinion

Robert I Field, JD, PhD, a professor in the Kline School of Law and Dornsife School of Public Health, authored a Jan. 10 Philadelphia Inquirer column about the possibility of Britain ending its National Health Service and the future of health care in the country.

10 US Immigration Issues to Watch In 2020

Anil Kalhan, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Jan. 3 Public Radio International story about U.S. immigration issues to watch in 2020.

A Police Officer Sued a Black Lives Matter Protester for Violence He Didn’t Commit. What’s Next Has Free-Speech Advocates Worried.

Tabatha Abu El-Haj, JD, an associate professor in the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Washington Post article about the first amendment, violence at protests and efforts to sue protest organizers for the acts of others. The article was picked up by numerous outlets in including MSN News, The Seattle Times and SFGate.

Philadelphia-Area Law School Enrollment Continues to Rise

Daniel Filler, JD, dean of the Kline School of Law, was quoted in a Dec. 13 Philadelphia Business Journal article about the continued climb in enrollment for Philadelphia-area law schools. Applications for the Kline School of Law have increased from 1,307 to 1,642 over the past five years while the acceptance rate has declined from 50 percent to 40 percent.