Topic: Larry Sager

Conference to Explore How Americans Should Interpret their Constitution in the Future, April 1-2

March 31, 2011

The University of Texas School of Law, in association with the American Constitutional Society and the Open Society Institute, will host a conference on "The Future of Equality" in the School of Law's Jeffers Courtroom on April 1-2.

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Sculpture of Civil Rights Champion James DeAnda to Be Unveiled Nov. 12

Nov. 11, 2010

Event: The University of Texas School of Law will host a sculpture unveiling to celebrate the life of the late Honorable James DeAnda, a pioneering lawyer, social activist and federal judge whose career included successfully fighting the s

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Immigration Clinic Director Barbara Hines Receives King Award for Immigrant Rights Work

Sept. 27, 2010

The National Immigration Project of the National Lawyers Guild has named Barbara Hines, director of the Immigration Clinic at the University of Texas School of Law, the recipient of its Carol Weiss King Award for excellence in the pursuit of social justice through organizing, litigating and teaching.

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Law Professor John Robertson Given Lifetime Achievement Award

July 20, 2010

The American Society for Law, Medicine and Ethics (ASLME) presented a special lifetime achievement award to Professor John A. Robertson of The University of Texas School of Law during the 33rd annual Health Law Professors Conference in Austin last month.

The award recognizes Robertson, one of the nation's leading experts in law and bioethics, for dedicating his career to the field of health law.

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Judicial admiration: Q&A with Lucas A. Powe Jr.

Jan. 28, 2010
Judicial admiration: Q&A with Lucas A. Powe Jr.

The School of Law is hosting a conference on judicial biography and the Supreme Court in memory of Professor Roy M. Mersky, longtime director of the Tarlton Law Library and Jamail Center for Legal Research, who died in May 2008. Lucas A. Powe Jr., a panelist for the conference, shared his thoughts on judicial biography and the late Mersky.

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