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Alumni News
3/28/2018 8:42:48 AM
Mary Ellen Attridge '87 Announces Retirement from Storied Public Defense Career
Mary Ellen Attridge ' 87 | © Charlie Neuman/San Diego Union-Tribune via ZUMA Wire

Alumna Mary Ellen Attridge '87 announces her retirement after a 27-year career during which she defended more than 1,000 cases—several of which earned national attention.

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Faculty News
3/27/2018 2:02:09 PM
Prof. Glenn Smith Clarifies Constitutionality of San Diego Municipal Code Designed to Regulate Adult Businesses
Image of glasses in a nightlife establishment

In a San Diego Union-Tribune article, California Western School of Law Professor Glenn Smith clarifies a recent ruling that San Diego Municipal Code doesn't clearly limit the power of police to use the ordinance to infringe on the rights of adult entertainers, and is therefore illegal.

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Faculty News
3/23/2018 2:00:10 PM
Professor Nancy Kim Weighs in on Legitimacy of Trump's Efforts to Sue for Breach of Contract
Non Disclosure

In a recent article, California Western Professor Nancy S. Kim explores whether Stormy Daniels will be forced to pay $20M to President Donald Trump, based on inconsistencies in the adult performer's nondisclosure agreement.

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Faculty News
3/21/2018 7:14:14 PM
Professor Thusi Contributes to Piece on Trump Administration Efforts to Reinstate Harsh "School-to-Prison" Pipeline Policies
Professor India Thusi

In a recent article, California Western Professor India Thusi explains Obama-era guidelines that sought to address hypercriminalization in schools, and the Trump administration's attempts to reinstate "school-to-prison pipelines."

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Faculty News
3/19/2018 2:33:30 PM
Professor Barton Cited on for Advocacy of Clearly Written, "Business-Friendly" Contracts
Rendering of the Magna Carta

Professor of Law Thomas D. Barton is quoted on as a pioneer in the movement to adopt accessible, plain-language contracts—in lieu of those rife with traditionally verbose and jargon-laden legalese.

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