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  • Study by two MSU Law professors finds racial bias in several death row cases

    January 19, 2017

    Defendants charged with murder in North Carolina from 1990 to 2009 were more than twice as likely to receive the death penalty if the victims were white, Michigan State University researchers have found.

  • Study: Mothers' lack of legal knowledge is linked to juvenile re-offending

    January 16, 2017

    Youth who commit crimes for the first time are more likely to re-offend if their mothers don’t participate in their legal process. Unfortunately, mothers are widely unfamiliar with the juvenile justice system — and those who know the least abou

  • Get to Know Doug Dozeman

    January 19, 2017

    Remember that wisecracking Chihuahua from Taco Bell ads in the late 1990s? Wayne State University Law School alumnus Douglas Dozeman is the attorney who won a substantial verdict forcing the fast food giant to pay his clients for creating that dog.

  • Proving grounds: Former minor league player finds niche in the legal field

    January 16, 2017

    The baseball frenzy of the 2016 season is long over, but for one lawyer the lessons he learned while playing several seasons of the professional sport have continued to serve him in the courtroom as well as they did on the field.

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