Tucson Daily Star – March 11, 2017 – Professor Royal Gardner

Professor Royal Gardner spoke with the Tucson Daily Star for the story, “Rosemont, homebuilders would benefit from Trump’s proposed water rule change.”… » Read more

Internationally known human rights activist speaks at Stetson

Internationally known human rights activist John Prendergast presented on “Stopping Genocide by Stopping the War Profiteers” on March 16 in the Great Hall on Stetson law school’s Gulfport campus. John Prendergast spoke at Stetson on genocide. Prendergast addressed a crowd gathered to hear him talk in the Great Hall on Stetson’s campus. Prendergast, author of Not on Our Watch, co-author with Michael Mattocks of Unlikely … » Read more

Common Dreams – March 10, 2017 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy is referenced in the Common Dreams article, “Ethics Office Tells Trump & Co.: Sorry, You’re Not Above the Rules.”… » Read more

Stetson celebrated Diversity Week with student-led events

By Brielle Tucker Stetson University College of Law celebrated Diversity Week in honor of the American Bar Association’s Diversity Day with a series of events designed to provoke discussions about how to improve diversity and inclusion on the law school campus, as well as how to address implicit bias in the legal profession. Students led the discussion during the “Black in America” event on the… » Read more

Stetson hosts complimentary movie, panel on the foster care system

Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport is hosting a screening of the documentary film Foster Shock followed by a panel discussion on March 29. WHO: The Child Advocates of Stetson Law student organization is partnering with the Guardian ad Litem Foundation of Tampa Bay to present an event to help people learn more about challenges facing youth in group homes in the Florida foster… » Read more

Stetson named co-champions at the Boston regional of the ABA National Appellate Advocacy Competition

Felicia Kitzmiller and Taylor Ryan. Stetson University College of Law students were named co-champions at the Boston Regional of the American Bar Association National Appellate Advocacy Competition on March 4. Stetson law students Felicia Kitzmiller and Taylor Ryan won one of the final rounds of the competition as well as the second best brief and will advance to the national finals of the competition in… » Read more

Chasing Down Madison Brown J.D. ‘16

“I never thought I was going to do anything in entertainment,” Madison Brown J.D. ’16 said as she prepared to travel to film two episodes of her new television program. In one episode, Brown tries her hand at making desserts like the pros. Photo courtesy Madison Brown. As a law student at Stetson University College of Law in Gulfport, Florida, Brown was focused on corporate… » Read more

Bloomberg BNA – March 6, 2017 – Professor Joseph Morrissey

The March 6 Bloomberg BNA references a case brought by Professor Joseph Morrissey in the article, “Deductibility of Surrogacy Expenses by Same-Sex Couples: Florida District Court Weighs In.”… » Read more

ChronLaw – March 6, 2017 – Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox

Professor Stacey-Rae Simcox is quoted in the ChronLaw article, “Stetson law students help veterans navigate VA.”… » Read more

McClatchy – March 4, 2017 – Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy

Professor Ciara Torres-Spelliscy spoke with McClatchy for the story, “Did companies’ donations buy a Trump change in private-prison policy?”… » Read more