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Faculty News
12/10/2013 12:00:00 AM
California Western Grants Tenure to Professors Justin Brooks and Joanna Sax
Professors Justin P. Brooks and Joanna K. Sax
Both professors are experts in their respective fields, adding highly specialized expertise to a faculty that shows leadership in many fields of law and practice. Learn More
Faculty News
11/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
"NAFTA: 20 Years Later": Kevin O'Reilly Kicks Off 11th Annual Speaker Series
11th Annual California Western School of Law - UCSD Speaker Series, "NAFTA: 20 Years Later"
State Department official says NAFTA has greatly benefited U.S. economy. Learn More
Faculty News
10/14/2013 12:00:00 AM
Governor Signs Law Helping Wrongfully Convicted People Obtain State Compensation
California Innocence Project attorneys Justin Brooks, Jan Stiglitz, and Alex Simpson, with attorney Wendy J. Koen ’06 and exoneree Tim Atkins on the day he was released from prison in 2007
In a major victory for people imprisoned for crimes they did not commit, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law Senate Bill 618, that completely revamps the law related to compensating the wrongfully convicted in California. Learn More
Faculty News
9/16/2013 12:00:00 AM
California Innocence Project Client's 2010 Conviction Reversal Affirmed
Daniel Larsen walks out of a U.S. Courthouse in March 2013 after his immediate release from prison was ordered
In a hearing that took place three years after his original conviction was overturned, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the innocence of CIP client Daniel Larsen. Learn More
Faculty News
9/6/2013 12:00:00 AM
California Western Professor Wins Dismissal of Charges Stemming from "Twerking" Video
Professor Ruth M. Hargrove
The San Diego Unified School District agreed to expunge the records of 31 Scripps Ranch High School students, based on persistent appeals by Ruth Hargrove, attorney and professor at California Western. Learn More