Law
Police officer standing at the driver's window of a car.

A teddy in the trunk

Tiffany Hamidjaja conducts research into the trauma of parental arrest on children.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/teddy-trunk
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Students raising their hands

Charter schools increasing segregation, underperforming public schools

Findings by Institute on Metropolitan Opportunity is the first installment of six-part initiative on charter education.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/charter-schools-increasing-segregation-underperforming-public-schools
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Human Rights, Law
Photo of Fionnuala Ní Aoláin
Fionnuala Ní Aoláin
Robina Chair in Law, Public Policy, and Society; Faculty Director, Human Rights Center
University of Minnesota Law
University of Minnesota Law
612-624-2318
  • International law
  • Human Rights law
  • National security law
  • Transitional justice
  • Feminist legal theory
  • Gender and conflict terrorism and Counter-terrorism Law
  • Practice of occupation
College of Liberal Arts, Law
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Jane Kirtley
Silha Professor of Media Ethics and Law at the School of Journalism and Mass Communications, Director of the Silha Center for the Study of Media Ethics and Law, affiliated faculty member at the Law School.
School of Journalism and Mass Communications, Law School
CLA, Law School
612-625-9038
  • Constitutional law
  • EU data protection
  • First Amendment
  • Free speech
  • Freedom of information
  • Freedom of the press
  • Information privacy
  • Media ethics
  • Media law
  • Media/military relations
  • National security
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New UMN study: America’s wars take uneven toll

New study: In today’s wars, Americans who die or are wounded disproportionately come from poorer parts of the country.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/new-umn-study-americas-wars-take-uneven-toll
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
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Professor Richard Painter part of team to abolish super PACs

Professor Richard Painter is part of a team representing members of Congress who filed complaint to abolish super PACs.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/professor-richard-painter-part-team-abolish-super-pacs
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Headshot of Regents Professor Christopher Uggen

Christopher Uggen named Regents professor

The University of Minnesota Board of Regents has named Christopher Uggen as a Regents Professor of Sociology and Law.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/christopher-uggen-named-regents-professor
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

UMN study to establish legal framework for genomic medicine

The NIH has awarded UMN researchers with grant to lay policy groundwork for clinical application of genomic medicine.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-study-establish-legal-framework-genomic-medicine
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

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