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In a June 2, 2015, article in Sports Illustrated, Prof. Jane Bambauer reviews the dual arrests and WBNA suspensions of Glory Johnson and Brittney Griner. The two WBNA players were arrested in April on domestic violence charges. Although documents, including...
Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and retired NASA astronaut Captain Mark Kelly were featured speakers at the commencement of the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law. Student-elected speakers included Trevor Hill and Heather Goodwin, members of the Class...
Prof. Glennon talks water to western farmers in a May 8, 2015, Western Farm Press op-ed, Should Farm Communities Support Water Markets? Farmers Could Control Their Destiny. He stated, "This is a tough time to be a farmer or engaged...
Following the release of a U.S. Department of Justice memo last December, tribal marijuana "has been the big news story of the year in Indian Country, even spilling over into the mainstream media." Prof. Williams provides his commentary on this...
Prof. Glennon talks about tiered water pricing in a May 6, 2015 New York Times Article, Water Pricing in Two Thirsty Cities: In One, Guzzlers Pay More, and Use Less . He stated, "So much turns on pricing when it...
Prof. Robert Williams was a guest discussing "Tribal Enrollmment and Blood Quantum" on Native America Calling, a daily call-in show funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, The host, guests, and listeners discussed the benefits and drawbacks of lineal descent...
Several memorial services have been set around the state of Arizona for Governor Raul Castro ('49). A memorial mass will be held in Nogales, Arizona, May 15, 2015, 9:00 a.m., at Sacred Heart Catholic Church; Another memorial mass will be...
Gabe Galanda ('00) talked about the challenges of starting a boutique tribal law firm in the midst of a recession in Advancing Tribal Interests in a Law Practice: Gabriel Galanda Talks about Starting a Boutique in the Age of Social...
Prof. Puig and his co-author, Gregory Shaffer , Chancellor's Professor of Law and Director of the Center of Globalization, Law, and Society at University of California, Irvine, discuss the history of U.S. support for big tobacco, and the impact of...
On April 28, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives voted unanimously to name the Douglas, Arizona, border crossing the Raul Hector Castro Port of Entry. The late Governor Castro ('49) grew up near Douglas. All nine Arizona representatives co-sponsored the...