The Advocate

August 6, 2015

Clinical Professor of Law and director of the Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project Craig Futterman reacted to new information from a FOIA request on Chicago's Homan Square interrogation facility.

August 3, 2015

Clinical Professor of Law and director of the Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project Craig Futterman participated in a panel discussion, “Perspectives of Race, Communities and Policing in Twenty-First Century America”...

July 24, 2015

City officials in Boston are considering whether to appeal a judge’s decision upholding an arbitrator’s ruling that a Boston police officer must get his job back.

June 24, 2015

Clinical professors Randall D. Schmidt and Herschella G. Conyers were honored with separate awards last month for their pro bono and advocacy work.

June 16, 2015

Clinical Professor of Law and director of the Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project Craig Futterman was ...

June 5, 2015

Clinical Professor Alison Siegler, who runs the Law School’s Federal Criminal Justice Clinic, delivered an oral argument before the Seventh Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals sitting en banc on Wednesday, giving what her colleague...

May 29, 2015

Naming Announcement

The Kirkland & Ellis Foundation, its partners, and Law School alumni have made a gift nearing $5.5 million to endow a fund to support the Law School’s...

May 18, 2015

Tuition deposits were due soon, but incoming law student Ruby Garrett couldn't decide among the five schools on her short list in spring 2013. Then she met Craig Futterman, who founded the University of Chicago Law School's Civil Rights and Police Accountability Project 15 years ago.

May 14, 2015

Global efforts to limit carbon emissions are to date insufficient to prevent dangerous and rapid warming of the climate.

May 12, 2015

Students and faculty in the Civil Rights & Police Accountability Project are taking a case to trial this week.  The federal civil rights trial opens with jury selection on Wednesday, May 12th, with opening statements...