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  • Professor Loffredo Appears on W-ABC News

    February 15, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    Professor Steve Loffredo appeared on the 11 p.m. edition of W-ABC’s Eyewitness News on Feb. 14 discussing New York State’s efforts to recoup money from poor people who win the lottery. An Eyewitness News investigative team found that, in the last five years, the state has intercepted nearly 24,000 lottery winners who were welfare recipients, […]

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  • Third-Year Student Christine Back Named 2008 EEOC Honors Program Attorney

    February 13, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    Christine Back, Class of 2008, has been named the 2008 U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Honors Program Attorney. The EEOC hires one or two honors program attorneys yearly in a national competition. Christine will commence her position in September 2008 at the New York Regional Counse’s office litigating employment discrimination cases on behalf of […]

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  • CUNY Law Announces Summer Fellowship Awards

    February 13, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    The Scholarship Committee at CUNY School of Law has announced the following recipients of the 2008 CUNY Summer Fellowship Awards. The Committee reviewed more than 100 applications this year. “The impressive level of commitment shown by the applicants to work in the public interest was inspiring and made our task of choosing the winners more […]

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  • CUNY Law’s Success and Future: An Interview with Dean Michelle J. Anderson

    February 13, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    In a recent report on legal education, the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching observes that many law schools in the United States

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  • CUNY Law Alum Featured in New York Daily News

    January 25, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    Angela Hines, a high school dropout-turned lawyer who graduated from CUNY School of Law in 2005, is featured in the January 24, 2008 edition of the New York Daily News in a story that quotes her husband of two years saying she’s a “super mom” and a wonderful human being. The story notes that Angela […]

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  • New York Times Features Story on CUNY Law Incubator Project

    January 9, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    The New York Times today features the CUNY Law School’s new incubator project in a story on its education page. The story can be found here » The story opens with an interview with Gabriel R. Munson, a 2003 graduate of CUNY Law, who, after trying to strike out on his own last spring, found […]

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  • CUNY Joins Association of American Law Schools

    January 9, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    CUNY School of Law yesterday received membership in the Association of American Law Schools at the organization’s annual meeting in New York City. CUNY Law joins roughly 160 other law schools that have attained membership standing with AALS. “CUNY Law’s membership in the AALS, which is the society of learned legal scholars, is strong validation […]

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  • CUNY Law Receives Membership in AALS

    January 7, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    CUNY School of Law on Jan. 3 received membership in the Association of American Law Schools at the organization’s annual meeting in New York City. CUNY Law joins roughly 160 other law schools that have attained membership standing with AALS. “CUNY Law’s membership in the AALS, which is the society of learned legal scholars, is […]

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  • Professor Burton Authors Book Chapter on Judge Fritz Alexander II

    January 2, 2008 | CUNY School of Law

    Associate Professor Angela Burton has authored a chapter on the late Judge Fritz Alexander, II, for the book Judges of the New York Court of Appeals: A Biographical History, edited by the Hon. Albert M. Rosenblatt (Fordham University Press, 2007). The first of its kind, the book features original biographies of 106 chief and associate […]

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  • Prof. Jenny Rivera Appointed Special Deputy Attorney General for Civil Rights

    December 20, 2007 | CUNY School of Law

    On December 19th, Attorney General-elect Andrew Cuomo and his Transition Committee announced the names of the four attorneys who will serve on his newly formed “dream team.” CUNY School of Law Prof. Jenny Rivera was named as Special Deputy Attorney General for Civil Rights. Prof. Rivera will be joined by Robin Baker as Executive Deputy […]

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