Stetson kicks off spring biodiversity lecture series with talk on Florida’s Frightening Phosphate Problem

(L-R): Professor Royal Gardner with Jaclyn Lopez, who presented the Edward and Bonnie Foreman Biodiversity Lecture. Stetson University College of Law’s spring semester Foreman Biodiversity Lecture series kicked off on the Gulfport campus on Jan. 24 with a lecture by Jaclyn Lopez, Florida director of the Center for Biological Diversity. Close to 100 people attended Lopez’ talk on “Florida’s Frightening Phosphate Problem” in the Great… » Read more


Florida Bar News – Jan. 24, 2017 – Professor Michael Allen

Professor Michael Allen is quoted in the Florida Bar News article, “Legislators receive a death penalty education.”… » Read more


Chronicle of Higher Education – Jan. 23, 2017 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake is quoted in the Chronicle of Higher Education article, “After a Tumultuous 7 Years, Teresa Sullivan Will Leave UVa.”… » Read more


South Florida Sun-Sentinel – Jan. 23, 2017 – Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox

Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox is quoted in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel article, “Safety net failed troubled veteran.”… » Read more


Indianapolis Star – Jan. 23, 2017 – Professor Peter Lake

Professor Peter Lake is quoted in the Indianapolis Star article,”BSU raises issues with regulations.”… » Read more


Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 23, 2017 – Professor Louis Virelli

Professor Louis Virelli spoke with the Tampa Bay Times for the article, “Pinellas judge removed from case over alleged animosity toward defense lawyer.”… » Read more


WTSP 10 News – Jan. 23, 2017 – Adjunct Professor James Lake

Adjunct Professor James Lake is quoted in the WTSP 10 News story, “First Amendment Lawyer: Madonna White House comments not illegal.”… » Read more


Orlando Sentinel – Jan. 22, 2017 – Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox

Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox is quoted in the Orlando Sentinel article, “Accused airport shooter was troubled veteran who slipped through the cracks.”… » Read more


More than 100 Stetson law students train with VITA to help prepare free tax returns

On Jan. 13 and Jan. 20, Stetson’s American Bar Association chapter along with United Way and IRS volunteers trained more than 100 Stetson Law students in preparation for this year’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. The VITA program provides free assistance to low-income, elderly, disabled and other individuals to provide free assistance in preparing tax returns. Trained Stetson Law students will be volunteering at various… » Read more


Tampa Bay Times – Jan. 20, 2017 – Adjunct Professor Richard Harrison

Adjunct professor Richard Harrison spoke with the Tampa Bay Times for the article, “Pinellas County Construction Licensing Board plays fast and loose with disciplinary process.”… » Read more