Brooklyn Law School mourns passing of professor emeritus Richard T. Farrell

12 February 2018

BROOKLYN LAW SCHOOL – The Brooklyn Law School community is mourning the loss of Professor Emeritus Richard T. Farrell ’64, a beloved member of the faculty for more than 50 years. Farrell died at the age of 80 on February 7.

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University of Houston Law Center mourns loss of first director of law library Alfred ‘Al’ Coco

2 February 2018

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON LAW CENTER – Alfred Joseph “Al” Coco, who was instrumental in development of the law library in the late 1960s, has died at the age of 84.

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Georgetown Law mourns the passing of professor emeritus Peter P. Weidenbruch Jr.

2 February 2018

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER – Professor Emeritus Peter P. Weidenbruch Jr., who joined the Georgetown Law faculty in 1965, died January 30 at the age of 88.

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University of Wisconsin Law mourns the loss of professor emerita Marygold “Margo” Shire Melli

1 February 2018

WISC (CNN MADISON) – Marygold “Margo” Shire Melli, age 91, a Voss-Bascom Professor of Law Emerita at the University of Wisconsin, died Saturday, January 6 in Madison.

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AALS shares highlights from the 2018 Annual Meeting

29 January 2018

AALS – San Diego’s sunny days and ocean breeze were host to more than 2,300 law faculty, deans, professional staff, and exhibitors who gathered January 3-6 at the 2018 AALS Annual Meeting.

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Legal community mourns passing of former University of Houston Law dean Raymond Nimmer

29 January 2018

CHRONICLE OF HIGHER EDUCATION – Raymond T. Nimmer, 73, a former dean and professor at the University of Houston Law Center for more than four decades, died Monday, January 25, 2018.

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University of Virginia morns the passing of former dean and SEC commissioner Issac C. Hunt, Jr.

6 November 2017

UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA SCHOOL OF LAW – Known to his friends and family as “Ike,” Hunt was UVA Law’s second black graduate.

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Herma Hill Kay, AALS Past President and former dean of UC Berkeley Law, passes away at 82

19 June 2017

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, BERKELEY SCHOOL OF LAW – Herma Hill Kay was the second woman to join the Berkeley Law faculty and taught for 57 years.

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Columbia Law alumnus and distinguished civil liberties attorney passes away at 72

14 October 2016

COLUMBIA LAW SCHOOL – Michael Ratner ’69, a distinguished civil liberties attorney who championed prisoners’ rights and protection of whistle-blowers, passed away on May 11 at the age of 72.

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Houston Law Center remembers former Dean and Professor Emeritus Stephen Zamora

18 July 2016

HOUSTON LAW CENTER – University of Houston Law Center Professor Emeritus Stephen Zamora, an authority on International and Mexican law, died Friday in Mexico City at the age of 72.

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