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June 26, 2020
SIULAW alum Emily Kudek (’20) is featured on the University’s “This is SIU” blog for her pro bono work - by Pete Rosenbery

June 18, 2020
SIULAW alum and ISBA President Dennis Orsey (’79) is featured in a story in The Telegraph - The Telegraph

June 05, 2020
“Hundreds march in Carbondale to 'demand justice for all black lives”. - by Brian Munoz | Southern Illinoisan

June 03, 2020
WGN Radio 720 in Chicago interviews #SIULAW alum and Cook County State’s Attorney, Kimberly Foxx (’97), about her remarks on Sunday

May 07, 2020
#SIULAW alum, Jeff Roberts '92, is interviewed by The Murray State News about being sworn in as a special justice to the Kentucky Supreme Court - by Jillian Rush |

May 06, 2020
SIU Alumna, Beth Boggs ’91, gives Love and Hope through Free Lunches and Facemasks - by Rebecca Renshaw

April 28, 2020
Prof. Sheila Simon is interviewed by the Southern Illinoisan about the debate over Governor Pritzker's stay-at-home executive order - by Isaac Smith | Southern Illinoisan

April 23, 2020
Prof. Cynthia Fountaine is interviewed by the Illinois Supreme Court Commission on Professionalism about COVID-19's impact on legal education

April 22, 2020
Interim Dean Cindy Buys talks with the DE about releasing immigration detainees during the COVID19 crisis - by Kallie Cox, News Editor

April 16, 2020
School of Law holds Coronavirus Cancellations Moot Court Competition - by Cheryl Anderson

April 14, 2020
Prof. Angela Upchurch receives the School of Law’s 2020 Outstanding Scholar Award and the University's 2020 Teaching Excellence Award - by Pete Rosenbery

April 10, 2020
Interim Dean Cindy Buys, discusses the impact of COVID19 on federal detainees at the Pulaski County Detention Center in Ullin, IL. - by Molly Parker

April 02, 2020
SIU Law Alum, Dr Senait Fisseha, chief adviser to the WHO Director-General, talks about the global governmental response to the coronavirus pandemic.

April 01, 2020
Professor Rebecca O'Neill shares how to appoint a Power of Attorney for Health Care in an interview by the Marion Star

March 10, 2020
SIU Law Prof. Michael Koehler discusses a “big setback” for the USDOJ - By Reuters

March 02, 2020
SIU School of Law Journal Symposium to look at legal impact of Illinois’ recreational marijuana law - by Pete Rosenbery

February 28, 2020
SIU Law student Jerricha Griffin, spoke at a press conference by IL Governor JB Pritzker about a new DCFS training facility to be located at SIU

February 19, 2020
2020 Ryan Bioethicist speaker, Thaddeus Pope to focus on "Medical Aid in Dying: Assessing the Illinois Patient Choices at End of Life Act"  - by Pete Rosenbery

February 07, 2020
SIUE University Honors Program students guaranteed admission to the SIU School of Law - John McGowan

February 06, 2020
Prof. Michael Koehler discusses the Airbus deal with French, British and U.S. authorities following a three-year probe into allegations of bribery and corruption over jetliner sales. - Sudip Kar-Gupta, Tim Hepher

January 09, 2020
Interim Dean Cindy Buys talks with local CBS affiliate, KFVS 12, about how new Illinois marijuana laws impact immigrants - by Brittany Jacob | KFVS12

January 08, 2020
10th Annual “Women in Leadership Workshop” begins January 9 -10 - by Pete Rosenbery

January 02, 2020
Camille Davidson chosen as SIU School of Law Dean - by Pete Rosenbery

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