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Kinser to lead state Supreme Court

09/03/10 - Virginia Supreme Court Justice Cynthia D. Kinser, a longtime member of the Appalachian School of Law's Board of Trustees, will become the court's new chief justice next year. Read More >



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10/14/14  According to West Virginia State Journal, Sabrina L. Deskins, (ASL class of ’02) will be sworn in as the new Mingo County Family Court Judge  View Details

10/14/14  ASL Professor Paula Young, University of Missouri alumna, LLM ’03, is one of twenty-three featured graduates in the current alumni magazine, Transcript.  View Details

10/08/14  Dean McGough will recount her scholarly writing career in a speech, “Writing for Pay,” October 10 as the View Details

08/26/14  ASL, in collaboration with Wellmont Health System and the Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership at UVA, will present a symposium that will deliberate the maze of legal and practical issues of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), one of the most pressing challenges facing the U.S. and this region today.  View Details

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10/22/14  7:15 pm - 9:15 pm

Barter Theater in Abingdon, Virginia

Professor Stewart Harris will play the role of the judge in a staged reading of the play "8". The play is closely based upon the transcript of the trial in Perry v. Schwarzenegger, a case that eventually (re-styled Hollingsworth v. Perry) established a constitutional right to gay marriage in California.  View Details

10/30/14  11:45 am - 1:00 pm

A presentation "Public Service Loan Forgiveness" will be held by the Financial Aid Office on October 30th, from 11:45 - 1:00 in the Trial Courtroom.  View Details

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