Bloomberg Cornelius Hurley, School of Law/ Center for Finance, Law & Policy “Cornelius Hurley, a professor at Boston University Law School, discusses why a London Jury acquitted two former Barclays traders of manipulating Libor from 2005 to 2007…” Listen to full episode.
WBUR Kevin Outterson, School of Law Our next guest is spearheading a new initiative to try to combat suberbugs — bacteria that is resistant to antibiotics… Listen to full audio
WBUR Kevin Outterson, School of Law “The former co-owner of the New England Compounding Center, the pharmaceutical company at the center of a meningitis outbreak in 2012, has been found not guilty on the most serious charges in that trial but convicted of other charges…” Expert quote: “If a drug company is making [a drug], […]
Associated Press Jay Wexler, School of Law “Muslims complain they are frivolous bills meant to spread fears and sow suspicion of their religion in a nation divided…” Expert quote: “Many of the other cases cited in the center’s report don’t appear to show evidence that U.S. courts based decisions on Sharia or other foreign codes.” […]
WBZ News Jack Beermann, School of Law “Within the first few weeks of his presidency, Donald Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court…” View full article and video.
Boston Globe Maureen O’Rourke, School of Law “When the University of Arizona started accepting a generic graduate school exam for law school applicants last year, the national group that oversees such admissions chastised the university and threatened to oust it from its membership…” Expert quote: “If the test can be shown to be a reliable […]
American Banker by Cornelius Hurley, School of Law “Unlike the response to his executive order on immigration, thousands of citizens did not hit the streets to protest President Trump’s executive order on “core principles” for regulating the financial system…” View full article.
Quartz James Bessen, School of Law “Unencumbered by the prospect of re-election, outgoing presidents tend to use their final speeches to candidly warn against threats they believe to be metastasizing in society…” Expert quote: “It all hinges on demand.” View full article.
Mic Andrew Sellars, School of Law In his “Lavender” music video released Sunday, Snoop Dogg aimed a fake gun at a parody version of President Donald Trump and pulled the trigger.” Expert Quote: “Not even close,” Sellars told Mic in a phone interview. “In order for a threat to the president to be punishable, it has to be […]
WNPR Sarah Sherman-Stokes, School of Law At a sports bar in Randolph, the TV in the corner is tuned to Fox News and there’s a White House press briefing on… Expert quote: “Because there is a sort of unpredictability or, maybe better put, the only thing that’s predictable is a heightened degree of aggressive enforcement, […]