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Law Schools: A Time of New Burdens and New Beginnings

THE HONOURABLE CHIEF JUSTICE SUNDARESH MENON; SUPREME COURT OF SINGAPORE Article based on the James P. White Lecture on Legal Education at the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law (Oct. 30, 2018). Author is deeply grateful to his law clerk, Lester Ho, and his colleagues, Assistant Registrars Bryan Fang and Scott Tan, for all their assistance in the research for […]

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Congratulations to the Vol. 54 Note CANDIDATES!

The Indiana Law Review is pleased to announce that the following students have been selected as Note Candidates for Volume 54. We look forward to their contributions to legal scholarship over the coming school year. Congratulations! J. Cecelia Shaulis Matthew Neuman Samantha Hart Hannah Hulsey George Sorrells Lorenzo Murillo Will Alter Tad Durham Will Amberger Anna Krause […]

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Note Publication Decisions

  Please join us in congratulating the following Note Candidates for being selected to have their Note published in Volume 54 of the Indiana Law Review: Jacob Antrim Securities Fraud and Reliance: Indiana’s Securities Fraud Standard Abby DeMare Reviving the Disclosure Tort in Indiana: How a Contemporary Twist Could Give Life to a Dormant Remedy […]

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Location, Location, Location: How The ACCA’s Categorical Approach Produces Vast Sentencing Discrepancies, and Why The Sentencing Guidelines Should Replace It

HALEY E. ROACH- J.D., May 2019, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law; B.A., May 2016, University of Dayton—Dayton, Ohio. John has lived his entire life in Gary, Indiana. He joined a gang when he was fourteen and has been in and out of the correctional system ever since. At nineteen, he and two other […]

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A Bipartisan Policy for Democracy Why Automatic Voter Registration is Right for Indiana

ELIZABETH M. HYDE- J.D., 2019, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law; B.A. 2011, Hanover College – Hanover, Indiana. “When you’re automatically registered to vote, that makes your life easier.” This remark came on the floor of the West Virginia Senate shortly before the Senate voted to pass an automatic voter registration bill. The speaker? […]

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INTRODUCTION: THE ETHICS OF LAWYERS IN GOVERNMENT

Margaret C. Tarkington Professor of Law and Dean’s Fellow, IU McKinney School of Law Co-Director, J.D. Program Evaluation & Assessment It is likely impossible to articulate or capture the importance of ethics in government. Corruption in government, or, as Vincent Blasi stated, “the abuse of official power” is, in fact, “an especially serious evil.” Government officials […]

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