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April 22, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Business Insider article "Traders have been 'spoofing' the market and now regulators are finally catching on."

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April 21, 2015

John Mogk was quoted in Detroit News article "Detroit's Cass Corridor makes way for new era."

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April 20, 2015

Peter Hammer was interviewed as part of WXYZ-TV story "Quicken Loans sues government over mortgage investigation."

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April 19, 2015

Noah Hall was quoted in Detroit Free Press story "Shipping Great Lakes water? That's California dreaming."

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April 16, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News article "Ex-drug squad member helped feds snare indicted cops."

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April 16, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News article "Attorney General seeks to expose inmate identities in rape suit."

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April 12, 2015

John Mogk wrote a column, "Use of eminent domain would help revive Detroit," printed in Crain's Detroit Business.  

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April 11, 2015

Jocelyn Benson was quoted in Detroit Free Press story "Wayne State hails civil rights icon Viola Liuzzo as hero."

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April 11, 2015

Noah Hall was cited in Toledo Blade report "Environmental group targets Ohio's Portman over clean air."    

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April 10, 2015

Peter Hammer was interviewed for WWJ radio report "Civil rights activist Viola Liuzzo to receive honorary posthumous degree at Wayne State."

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April 10, 2015

John Mogk wrote a column, "In Detroit, strong schools make strong neighborhood," published in the Detroit News.

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April 10, 2015

Christopher Lund was cited in Education Week report "Religious-Freedom Laws Add to Schools' Complex Duties."

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April 9, 2015

Jonathan Weinberg was quoted in Ambassador magazine article "Mightier Than the Sword."

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April 9, 2015

Jonathan Weinberg was quoted in Talking Points Memo article "Did a Federal Court Just Doom the GOP's Big Immigration Lawsuit Against Obama?"

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April 8, 2015

Linda Beale was interviewed for "2015's Best & Worst States to be a Taxpayer" in WalletHub.

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April 8, 2015

Linda Beale is quoted in Fiscal Times article "Is Your State One of the Worst for Paying Taxes?"

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April 1, 2015

Christopher Lund was cited in CNN report "Religious freedom laws: How some controversial cases panned out."

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March 31, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in Detroit Free Press report "Appeals court to reconsider Wayne County gag order."

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March 31, 2015

John Mogk was quoted in WDET report "Thousands Rush To Meet Foreclosure Deadline."

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March 31, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Benzinga report "Did Lumber Liquidators Know An Investigation Was Coming?"

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March 30, 2015

Jocelyn Benson was quoted in Fox 2 Detroit report "Compensation commission to decide on city raises."

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March 30, 2015

Marilyn Kelly was quoted in Legal News report "Women in the Judiciary."

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March 30, 2015

John Mogk was quoted in NPR report "Mass Tax Foreclosure Threatens Detroit Homeowners."

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March 29, 2015

Christopher Lund was quoted in National Journal report "How Indiana's 'Religious Freedom' Law Could Fail." 

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March 26, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Fox Business report "Lumber Liquidators Weighs Libel Suit Against CBS."

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March 25, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in Detroit News report "Justices spar in Michigan case over EPA pollution rules."

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March 24, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News article "State courts add hearing to lighten, speed up caseload."

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March 24, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in Detroit News report "Michigan case pits health against power reliability."

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March 23, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Fox Business story "Starbucks' Top Five Investors Stay Mum on Race Relations Plan."

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March 23, 2015

Savala Trepczynski is co-author of a column, "Forums aim to help Detroiters become property owners," in the Detroit Free Press.  

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March 21, 2015

Peter Hammer was quoted in Associated Press story "Slain Civil Rights Activist To Receive Posthumous Degree" published in the Huffington Post and elsewhere.

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March 19, 2015

Jocelyn Benson and Carl Levin were interviewed for WDET report "Former Senator Carl Levin Returns To Detroit And Wayne State."

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March 17, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in MLive report "Did Gov. Snyder violate the Michigan Constitution with executive order? Expert says no."

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March 16, 2015

Nick Schroeck was interviewed for WDET radio report "Governor Snyder's Energy Plan: More Renewables and Less Waste."

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March 14, 2015

John Mogk was quoted in Detroit News report "Utility tree trimming sparks legal battle in Michigan."

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March 12, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Metro Times report "Lawsuit: Officers in Detroit police department's now-defunct narcotics unit executed illegal search based on false affidavit."

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March 11, 2015

Brad Roth was cited in Wall Street Journal article "What Is the Logan Act?"

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March 10, 2015

Jocelyn Benson was quoted in Detroit Free Press article "Wayne State snags Levin, creates center in his name."

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March 10, 2015

Jocelyn Benson was quoted in Detroit News article "Wayne State creates law center named for Carl Levin."

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March 9, 2015

Peter Hammer was interviewed for WDET radio report "The Detroit Equity Action Action Lab Wants To Talk About Race."

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March 9, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News report "AG backs off subpoenas over inmates' allegations."

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March 6, 2015

John Mogk was quoted in Detroit Free Press article "The challenge for Gilbert on Hudson's site: Making it work."

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March 6, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News article "U.S. attorney: Wounded judge protected his family."

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March 6, 2015

Jocelyn Benson was quoted in South End report "Wayne Law hosts panel on law school admissions."

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March 5, 2015

Christopher Lund was quoted in New York Times article "States Weigh Legislation to Let Businesses Refuse to Serve Gay Couples."

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March 5, 2015

Noah Hall was quoted in Desert Sun article "Bottling water without scrutiny."

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March 4, 2015

Blanche Cook was quoted in BLAC Detroit report "Sex Trafficking: The 'Invisible Industry' in Detroit."

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March 4, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in USA Today report "Court to hear free speech case of Christian protesters." The report originally was published in the Detroit Free Press.  

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March 4, 2015

Nick Schroeck was quoted in an Associated Press report, "Detroit water customers watching how Flint's bumpy transition to new system unfolds," published in Crain's Detroit, the Washington Post and by dozens of other media outlets nationwide.

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March 4, 2015

Peter Hammer was quoted in Metro Times article "What can be done to keep Detroit Public Schools from sinking further?"

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March 1, 2015

Eric Williams was quoted in Crain's Detroit Business feature "Wayne State Alumni Group helps new lawyers get experience and startups get legal advice."

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February 27, 2015

Peter Hammer was quoted in Arab American News report "Residents, civil rights groups concerned about Kroger investigation."

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February 27, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Fox 2 Detroit report "He was 18, she was 14, man on sex offender list from technicality."

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February 27, 2015

John Dolan  was quoted in Detroit News report "Banks redefine role of teller in move toward technology."

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February 26, 2015

Eric Williams was quoted in Detroit News report "'Uniting Two Detroits' explores racial gap in revival."

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February 22, 2015

Lynn Gandhi was quoted in Crain's Detroit Business in "Were Michigan's corporate tax incentives good policy or a MEGA mess?"

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February 22, 2015

Robert Sedler was a panelist on Fox 2 Detroit's Let It Rip for a discussion on the legality of threats on Facebook.

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February 18, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in "Pediatrician wouldn't care for baby with 2 moms" in the Detroit Free Press and other news outlets.  

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February 17, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News report "Charles Pugh wants to unmask teen sex accuser."

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February 13, 2015

Peter Hammer with Fatina Abdrabboh, director of the Arab-American Anti-Discrimination Committee, wrote a column, "Shooting victim hoped for tolerance - we should, too," published in the Detroit Free Press.

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February 13, 2015

Blanche Cook was quoted in Dearborn Press & Guide report "Human trafficking is a local, not just a global problem."

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February 11, 2015

Robert Ackerman was quoted in Detroit News report "Judge Damon Keith's legacy looms large."

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February 9, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News report "No more charges in Wayne Co. corruption probe."

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February 9, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Cleveland Plain Dealer report "Judge threatened in Heartless Felons case; prosecutor says gang member sought to intimidate jurist and family."

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February 7, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Macomb Daily report "Devil's Disciples, St. Clair Shores cop cases nearing end."

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February 7, 2015

Jocelyn Benson was quoted by CBS Detroit in "Wayne Law Hosts Regional Trial Competition."

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February 7, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit Free Press report "Charter founder facing trial on bank fraud charges."

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February 4, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit Free Press report "State suspends Cushingberry's law license for one year."

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February 4, 2015

Eric Williams was quoted in WCHB radio report "Detroit Collaborative to Host Detroit Entrepreneur Week."

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February 3, 2015

Kingsley Browne  was quoted in Baltimore Sun article "ACLU, military women's group sue Defense Department for Naval Academy records on female midshipmen."

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February 2, 2015

Gregory Fox  is the focus of Legal News article "Wayne Law prof to serve as scholar-in-residence in noted London firm."

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February 1, 2015

Katherine White was quoted by The Michigan Daily in "Veterans group raises funds for local programs."

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January 29, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in a Reuters report, "U.S. federal safety regulators seek Takata whistleblowers," published by Yahoo.com, CNBC and Automotive News, as well as other news outlets.  

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January 28, 2015

Robert Sedler was quoted in Detroit News report: "ACLU files suit against Campus Martius Park operators."

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January 28, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Bloomberg News report: "Nomura Said to Balk at Settling Mortgage Bond Suit Filed by FHFA."

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January 26, 2015

Robert Sedler wrote a commentary, "Michigan Must Recognize "Stay Window" Marriages," published in Jurist.

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January 26, 2015

Blanche Cook was quoted by The South End in "Wayne Law hosts panel on post-Ferguson legal, social implications."

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January 22, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Bloomberg News report: "Capital One Pair Accused of Trading on What's in Your Wallet."

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January 20, 2015

Savala Trepczynski was quoted in an opinion column, "It's time to demystify the process of acquiring land in the city of Detroit," in Model D.

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January 16, 2015

Christopher Lund was quoted in Deseret News article: "State lawmakers eye expanding religious freedom protections."

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January 16, 2015

Kingsley Browne  was quoted in an opinion column, "Women Military," in Ozymandias.

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January 14, 2015

John Mogk wrote a column, "Why Detroit needs eminent domain," published in the Detroit News.

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January 13, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit News story "Beatty dodges Detroit, IRS; Kilpatrick launches appeal."

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January 12, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Fox 2 Detroit story "Appeals court takes on former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick's appeal."

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January 10, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel article "Critics claim SEC acting as judge, jury in deciding its cases."

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January 7, 2015

Kathryn Smolinski was quoted in The National Jurist article on "The Most Innovative Clinics" as director of the Legal Advocacy for People with Cancer Clinic, which was named to the magazine's Top 10 list.

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January 7, 2015

Peter Henning was quoted in Detroit Free Press story "Novi judge provided 'falsified' documents, Oakland prosecutor says."

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January 7, 2015

John Mogk was quoted in Detroit News story: "WSU business school exploring a downtown move."

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January 5, 2015

Steven Cernak is co-author of "A Conversation about Antitrust: What Michigan Practitioners Must Know" in the Michigan Bar Journal.

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January 3, 2015

Eric Williams was the subject of a column, "Tougher for blacks to join city's rebirth," by Nolan Finley in the Detroit News.

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