Tuesday, November 5, 2013

In the News:

  • Will voters’ anger with incumbent effect Pa. judicial retention votes? – The Patriot-News (11/4 – Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, provided expert commentary) 
  • Cooper Tire heads to court to save Apollo deal – Reuters (11/4 – Ruby R. Vale Professor of Corporate and Business Law Lawrence Hamermesh provided expert commentary in this Reuters story, which also appeared on CNBC and Yahoo!
  • Bench Press: Supreme Court wrestles with prayer at public meetings – News Journal (11/4 – An op-ed on prayer at public meetings by Distinguished Law Professor Alan Garfield*)
  • Law Professor John Culhane was interviewed live on WDEL-AM during the  afternoon broadcast on 11/4 regarding  Planned Parenthood appealing Texas’ abortion restrictions to the U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Widener DPT Student Earns Leadership Award – Advance for Physical Therapy and Rehab Medicine (11/4 – Christopher Carroll received the 2013 Student Leadership Award from the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association)
  • Al-Jazeera Asks Supreme Court to Clarify Chancery Rule – Delaware Business Court Insider (10/30 – Law Professor Lawrence Hamermesh was quoted*)

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