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Geraldine Hines JD’71: Defending Justice

November 11, 2013 1 comment

Hines traces her path to the judge’s bench directly back to her experience as one of four black students in the UW Law School’s Class of 1971.

Pigment Prejudice

November 11, 2013 12 comments · 1 reader letter

Due to a belief that their body parts bring good luck, people with albinism in some African countries are hunted and killed. Two alumni are stepping in to help Tanzania, where the problem is most severe.

The scene of the crime

August 29, 2013

Before she became one of the country’s most powerful prosecutors, Bridget Brennan began her legal career oh and one.

Andrew Stoltmann ’94: Defending Investors

August 29, 2013 1 comment

Andrew Stoltmann ’94 witnessed the cruel effects of fiscal crime when his father was swindled in a real estate deal, losing $80,000.

Scripts and the City

August 29, 2013 2 comments · 1 reader letter

Special narcotics prosecutor Bridget Brennan ’77, JD’83 is leading New York’s battle with the illegal trade in prescription drugs.

Ask the Experts

June 12, 2013 3 comments · 2 reader letters

On Wisconsin dispatches a bevy of reporters to track down UW experts and ask for advice on everyday stuff.

Quick Takes: Winter 2012

November 10, 2012

UW news in brief

Quick Takes: Winter 2011

November 9, 2011

UW News in Brief

There’s a Rule for That

November 9, 2011

From car seats to clean air, federal and state regulations influence our lives.

Marjorie Liu JD’03: Genre Bender

June 2, 2011

There’s nothing in the family law classes to prepare future Badger attorneys to understand the relationship between a woman and a merman.

Quick Takes: Fall 2010

November 4, 2010

UW news in brief

What goes on inside a prison’s fences

November 3, 2010

You never know where a story might take you

Opening the Door to Forgiveness

November 2, 2010 6 comments

An innovative program staffed by law professors and students pairs crime victims and offenders who are willing to meet — and willing to learn lessons from each other.

Cane Toss

August 25, 2010 5 comments · 1 reader letter

One of Homecoming’s biggest spectacles doesn’t involve the marching band or the football team.