2024 Law School Musical

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Clinic Helps Secure US Supreme Court Win for Client Claiming Wrongful Placement on No Fly List

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Tom Ginsburg

Scholars used to argue that democracy, once attained in a fairly wealthy state, would become a permanent fixture. As the late Juan Linz put it, democracy would become “the only game in town.” That ...

Omri Ben-Shahar
The rise of Big Data could give us tools to create different rules for different people. In a new book, Professors Omri Ben-Shahar and Ariel Porat argue that personalized law might make us more equal.

Right now, posted speed limits apply to all drivers, regardless of individual experience and skill. In the United States, the wealthy and the poor pay the same parking fines, even though a $100 pen...

Elizabeth Kregor
How the Law School’s IJ Clinic Helped Pass Illinois Legislation to Remove Entry Barriers for Barbers, Hair Braiders, and Other Business Owners

At just 19, Juan Rivera began serving a life sentence for a murder he didn’t commit. As appeals wound their way through the system, Rivera decided to learn a new skill. “Even though the possibiliti...


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Participating faculty: Thomas J. Miles, Aziz Z. Huq, Jennifer Nou, Adriana Z. Robertson