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Title Date
Ben Affleck's Ancestor Did Not Own Slaves, Tax Documents Show; Brophy Quoted (The Daily Beast) April 28, 2015
Experts Discuss 'Solitary Confinement as Torture' at UNC School of Law (News and Observer) April 7, 2015
Fedders Op-Ed: Dressing up Bigotry in NC as Religious Freedom (News and Observer) March 10, 2015
Should UNC Rechristen a Building Named after KKK Leader? Brophy Comments (Christian Science Monitor) March 27, 2015
UNC to Grant Students' Requests for Admissions Files Under FERPA, Klinefelter Quoted (Daily Tar Heel) March 22, 2015
Who's Pushing the 'Religious Freedom' Legislation in States? M. Gerhardt Quoted (Christian Science Monitor) March 30, 2015
A Landmark, Legacy and Loving in Gay Marriage Decision, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Asheville Citizen-Times) June 27, 2015
Advocates Laud Florida Supreme Court Decisions, Birckhead Quoted (Juvenile Justice Information Exchange) March 20, 2015
Anonymous App Criticized Amid Murder Case, Ardia Quoted (Mashable) May 8, 2015
Anonymous Online Poster Case Sparks Free Speech Debate, Ardia Quoted (Fox News) June 5, 2015
Ardia Explains Key Question for UVA Fraternity Suing Rolling Stone (Business Insider) April 14, 2015
Are Judges Displacing Elected Officials Fixing Troubled Cities' Finances? Jacoby Paper Cited (The Bond Buyer) August 3, 2015
Argentina's Last Vestige of Market Access Fades on Court Ruling, Weidemaier Quoted (Bloomberg) March 12, 2015
Ayn Rand Comes to UNC; Birckhead Comments on Political Crackdown (New Yorker) March 19, 2015
Bauer Encourages Communication Within Energy Industry, Flatt Quoted (MetroMBA) April 1, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: Juvenile Defense Practice -- Small Steps Can Have Ripple Effects, One Case at a Time (Juvenile Justice Information Exchange) April 3, 2015
Birckhead and Pryal '03 on Vulnerable Defendants (CrimProfBlog) July 16, 2015
Birckhead Cited in "The Step-Ahead Scholar" (PrawfsBlawg) March 16, 2015
Birckhead Comments on BOG Chair's Motives (News and Observer) May 16, 2015
Birckhead on the School-to-Prison Pipeline (Everyday Sociology) August 3, 2015
Birckhead Op Ed: Prisoners in Isolation (Casetext) June 19, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: Right to Counsel in Nonpayment Hearings (Law Professors Typepad) August 26, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: We Must Stop Criminalizing Adolescence (Child and Youth Care Network) June 1, 2015
Birckhead Op-Ed: We Must Stop Criminalizing Adolescence (Youth Today) June 4, 2015
Birckhead: The New Peonage (Human Rights at Home blog) July 27, 2015
Boger Quoted in Moeser Op-Ed: On the UNC-CH Campus, a Climate Change (News and Observer) March 7, 2015
Brophy Op Ed: Is the Confederate Flag Unconstitutional? (The Conversation) June 24, 2015
Brophy Op-Ed: Legislating Confederate Monuments (Winston-Salem Journal) July 23, 2015
Brophy Op-Ed: Why We Shouldn't Pull Down All Those Confederate Memorials (Newsweek) July 10, 2015
Brophy: Go Set a Watchman Reveals America’s Constitutional Conundrum (Time) July 22, 2015
Burk Quoted: An Elite Education's Going to Cost You (National Law Journal) March 2, 2015
Citigroup to Stop Argentina Bond Payments Amid Turmoil, Weidemaier Quoted (Reuters) March 17, 2015
Death Penalty Case Brings Twelve Weeks of Jury Selection, Muller Quoted (The Dispatch) June 16, 2015
Durham Sheriff Acknowledges Inmate Confinement, Weissman Quoted (News and Observer) April 17, 2015
Eichner Op-Ed: The New Child Abuse Panic (New York Times) July 11, 2015
Electrolux Lashes out over Opposition to GE Deal, Chin Quoted (Charlotte Observer) July 1, 2015
Emails Give Reason for Anxiety About UNC After Ross, Birckhead Comments (The Appalachian) August 27, 2015
Equal Justice Remains Elusive for the Poor, UNC Human Rights Policy Seminar Study Says (Al Jazeera America) June 29, 2015
Fedders Op-Ed: Progress on NC School Suspensions, Violence, But More to Do (News and Observer) March 20, 2015
Fedders Quoted in "End the School-to-Prison Pipeline" Column (Washington Post) August 22, 2015
Firms Find Ways to Extend Lobbying Clout, Burk Quoted April 1, 2015
Gaston Prosecutor Denies Aid to Latino Victims, Weissman Quoted (Charlotte Observer) May 8, 2015
Gaston Prosecutor Rebuffs Latino Crime Victims, Weissman Comments (Fox News Latino) May 8, 2015
Georgia Residents Decry Land-Buying Tactics, Brophy Comments (Charlotte Observer) June 7, 2015
How A Right-Wing Political Machine Is Dismantling Higher Education in N.C.; Birckhead, Boger, Dorosin and Nichol Quoted (The Nation) June 8, 2015
Jacoby Comments on Family Christian Books Bankruptcy (Detroit Free Press) April 18, 2015
Jacoby Comments on Next Step for Atlantic City after Lavin's Report (Atlantic City Press) March 26, 2015
Jacoby Quoted: The $12,473 Corporate Reorganization (Wall Street Journal) April 16, 2015
Kennedy Comments on Chapel Hill Shooting (New Yorker) June 22, 2015
Kennedy Op-Ed: At UNC, Tough Questions Not Yet Asked About Williams (News and Observer) June 5, 2015
Kennedy Op-Ed: How to Save a Life (News and Observer) July 13, 2015
Krause Comments on Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Care Act (Fayetteville Observer) March 14, 2015
Krause: Some Thoughts from a Health Lawyer on King v. Burwell (Hamilton Griffin blog) June 25, 2015
Lawyer Sues over Anonymous Online Review in Case with First Amendment Overtones, Ardia Comments (Tampa Bay Times) May 29, 2015
Legal Experts Question State of Texas' Immunity Claim, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Texas Tribune) July 29, 2015
Legal Experts Say Court Ruling Has Mixed Messages, M. Gerhardt Quoted (Winston-Salem Journal) June 27, 2015
M. Gerhardt Comments on License Plate Case (WFAE) June 22, 2015
M. Gerhardt Comments on N.C. Specialty License Plates Case (WFAE) March 25, 2015
Man Who Spent 29 Years in Solitary Speaks at UNC (WNCN) April 10, 2015
Memphis City Council Tries to Dig Up the Past, Brophy Comments (The Weekly Standard) July 29, 2015
More than Half of NC's Counties Have Confederate Monuments, Brophy Interviewed (WUNC) June 26, 2015
NC Officials Differ on Marriage Ruling, But Agree It's the Law; Hirsch Quoted (Asheville Citizen-Times) June 26, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: Being Repulsed by the Charleston Shootings Is the Easy Part (News and Observer) July 11, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: NC Teachers Being 'Voluntarily Exploited' (News and Observer) August 30, 2015
Nichol Op-Ed: Staring Poverty in the Face (News and Observer) May 1, 2015
Orth Op-Ed: Our Hobson's Choice on Retention Elections in North Carolina (News and Observer) June 25, 2015
Petty Tyrants: An Art Pope Putsch at the University of North Carolina, Birckhead Quoted (Washington Spectator) May 1, 2015
Police Drop Charges Against Man Who Recorded Arrest, Ardia Comments (News and Observer) May 29, 2015
Political Notebook: Nichol Delivers Fiery Speech to Rowan Democrats (Salisbury Post) June 27, 2015
Reversing a Trend, Instacart Checks Out Part-Timers; Hirsch Comments (Marketplace) June 22, 2015
Ruling Says Uber Driver Must Be Treated as Employee; Hirsch Comments (San Jose Mercury News) June 17, 2015
School Board Meets Thursday on Superintendent, Ardia Comments on Closed Session Meetings (The Robesonian) August 6, 2015
Senate Budget Calls For Repeal of CON, COPA Laws; Saver Quoted (Blue Ridge Times-News) June 28, 2015
Service Jobs, Uber Drivers Blur Lines Between Job Categories, Hirsch Quoted (National Public Radio) June 26, 2015
Smith Comments on 'Personality-Driven Death Penalty' in Louisiana (New York Times) July 8, 2015
Special Visa for Immigrant Victims of Crime Proves Controversial, Weissman Comments (National Public Radio) July 10, 2015
Startups Offer Unusual Reward for Investing; Coyle Comments (Wall Street Journal) April 2, 2015
Suit Accuses Duke, UNC of Antitrust Violation, Hirsch Comments (Daily Tar Heel) August 27, 2015
Supreme Court 'Litmus Test' Emerges in White House Race, M. Gerhardt Quoted (National Law Journal) May 22, 2015
Tar Heel of the Week: M. Gerhardt Tackles Constitutional Questions (News and Observer) July 12, 2015
The Crimes of Children; Birckhead Scholarship Cited (The Atlantic) August 10, 2015
The Inside Story of Dentons' Combination with Dacheng, Burk Quoted (American Lawyer) March 2, 2015
Ukraine's Debt Haircut Showdown Looms, Weidemaier Quoted (Financial Times) April 1, 2015
UNC Faculty OKs Conduct Code Change, Myers Quoted (Herald-Sun) April 28, 2015
UNC Law, Prison Reformers: Stop Solitary Confinement (Indy Week) April 13, 2015
Verizon Drops Call for Contracts, Ardia Comments (Daily Tar Heel) August 26, 2015
We Can’t Avoid America’s Confederate History by Removing It from View, Brophy Quoted (Dallas Morning News) July 22, 2015
Wegner Comments in Case of Postal Worker Killed by Tree (Charlotte Observer) June 22, 2015
What Are the Effects of Durham County Jail's 'Lock Back'? Weissman Study Cited (WUNC) July 10, 2015
Woman Says She Was Fired for Pregnancy, Hirsch Quoted (WRAL) May 23, 2015
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