Faculty In The News


 

July 2016

 
 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in a story entitled, “Judge orders Bland lawsuit into mediation.”

 

Professor Ken Williams is quoted in a Houston Chronicle story re: the filing of felony murder charges following fatal police chases.

 

Nano News quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Donald Trump Questions Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s ‘Mental Capacity.’”

 

Government Technology quoted Professor Matthew Festa in an article entitled, “What Does the Ashby High-Rise Case Mean for the Future of Houston Development?”

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a FindLaw Legal Blog Network article entitled, “SCOTUS Citation Raises Concerns Over Potential ‘Link Rot.’”

 

WWNT Radio quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Trump wants Justice Ginsburg kicked off the bench for this reason.”

 

PopHerald quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article re: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s controversial comments about Donald Trump.

 

The NYSE Post quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Supreme Court Justice Ginsburg resign over criticism.”

 

The Washington Times quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “The lady who talks too much,” in reference to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) interviewed Dean T. Gerald Treece re: Justice Ginsburg’s First Amendment right to disparage a presidential candidate.

 

The Huffington Post quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Did Ruth Bader Ginsburg Cross the Line with her Donald Trump Comments?” – July 11

 

Professor Josh Blackman contributed to a story by The Daily Caller re: Justice Ginsburg’s prediction for the presidential race. – July 8

 

Heritage Florida Jewish News quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article entitled, “Can ‘open source jihad’ be stopped? Israeli conference searches for solutions.” – July 8

 

Professor Matthew Festa contributed to a Houston Public Media “Houston Matters” show segment entitled, “Court Overturns Damages Ruling in Ashby High-Rise Case: What it Means for Homeowners and Developers.” – July 7

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Dean John Worley in an article entitled, “Law school: Weigh your options when seeking legal degree.” – July 6

 

The Washington Times and The Daily Caller quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article re: ‘careless’ remarks made by Judge Richard Posner about the U.S. Constitution. – July 6

 

Professor Matthew Festa is quoted in a Houston Chronicle and San Antonio Express-News article about “de facto” zoning in Houston. – July 6

 

The Post and Courier published an editorial by Professor Josh Blackman entitled, “Here come the pronoun police.” – July 5

 

Democratic Underground quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article re: Hezbollah’s “nasty collection of more than 130,000 rockets, missiles, and mortars aimed at Israel.” – July 4

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Lowell Sun editorial entitled, “’He-she’ mandate flushes free speech down the drain.” – July 3

 

Professor Matthew Festa is quoted in a Houston Chronicle article re: the Ashby Tower and Houston’s lack of zoning. – July 2

 

June 2016

 
 

Before It’s News published Professor Josh Blackman’s editorial entitled, “Obamacare and Executive Overreach.” – June 29

 

The Mercury News Daily quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Ryan rips Trump comments on Mexican judge after endorsement.”

 

Professor Matthew Festa is quoted in a Houston Chronicle article entitled, “Montgomery County’s top elected official suspended after indictment.” – June 28

 

Southern California Public Radio quoted Professor Josh Blackman in a story entitled, “Should temporary restraining orders trigger gun surrenders across the country?” – June 28

 

Southern California Public Radio interviewed Professor Josh Blackman for a story about how gun violence shapes political will and public opinion.

 

Professor Josh Blackman contributed to a Houston Public Media “Houston Matters” show segment entitled, “Supreme Court Strikes Down Two Provisions of Texas Abortion Law.” – June 27

 

Houston Public Media quoted President and Dean Donald J. Guter in a story entitled, “South Texas College of Law Has a New Name: Houston College of Law” – June 23

 

The Amarillo Globe-News and San Angelo Now quoted Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in an article entitled, “Supreme Court tie deals blow to Obama’s immigration order.” – June 23

 

KHOU (Channel 11) quoted Dean T. Gerald Treece in a story entitled, “Supreme Court upholds UT’s admission policy.” – June 23

 

KCRW interviewed Professor Josh Blackman for a story entitled, “Supreme Court Deadlock Ends Obama’s Immigration Plan to Prevent Deportation.” – June 23

 

Houston Public Media interviewed Professor Josh Blackman for a “Houston Matters” story re: the Supreme Court’s recent ruling in two Texas cases. – June 23

 

U.S. News & World Report quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Dreamers’ Nightmare Deferred by Supreme Court Immigration Split.” – June 23

 

The Washington Post and The Commercial Appeal published an editorial by Professor Josh Blackman entitled, “The government can’t make you use ‘zhir’ or ‘ze’ in place of ‘she’ and ‘he.’” – June 23

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) interviewed Dean T. Gerald Treece in an article entitled, “British EU Debate Inspiring Texas Nationalists.” – June 22

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Obama immigration victory could help Trump.” – June 21

 

KCRW interviewed Professor Josh Blackman for a story entitled, “Will the US Supreme Court Shift into Neutral?” – June 20

 

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn is quoted in an article posted to Homeland Security News Wire entitled, “Former IDF general: Hezbollah could fire 1,200 rockets daily into Israel during next war.” – June 17

 

Legal Insurrection quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article entitled, “Israel: If Hezbollah unleashes its huge missile arsenal, Lebanon is toast.” – June 16

 

The Washington Post published an op-ed by Professor Josh Blackman entitled, “The government can’t make you use ‘zhir’ or ‘ze’ in place of ‘she’ and ‘he.’

 

The New York Times published an op-ed by Professor Josh Blackman entitled, “The Supreme Court has Strengthened Gun Rights and Limited Gun Control.”

 

Southern California Public Radio interviewed Professor Josh Blackman for a story about how gun violence shapes political will and public opinion.

 

The Mercury News Daily quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Ryan rips Trump comments on Mexican judge after endorsement.”

 

The Tower Magazine and Homeland Security News Wire quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article noting that Hezbollah has more rockets than 27 NATO countries combined.

 

The Weekly Standard quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article re: Hezbollah’s arsenal of more than 130,000 rockets, missiles, and mortars.

 

The Seattle Times and The Fresno Bee quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Trump’s personal attacks on judge spark GOP concerns.”

 

Modern Healthcare quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Solicitor general who defended ACA in Supreme Court steps down.”

 

The Post and Courier and the Charleston Post Courier quoted Professor Matthew Festa in an article entitled, “Apartments proliferate in Houston and Dallas.”

 

May 2016

 
 

The Huffington Post quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Mitch McConnell Says Donald Trump Would Respect Limits on Power.”

 

The Heartland Institute quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Federal Court Rules Obamacare Insurance Reimbursements Unconstitutional.”

 

Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes is quoted in a Texas Standard article re: the likelihood of a Constitutional Convention.

 

Professor Josh Blackman was a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show to discuss “Why the Supreme Court Punted on the HBU Birth Control Case.”

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Matthew Festa in an article entitled, “Group sues, saying city not doing enough to prevent flooding.”

 

Constitution Daily posted a video discussion with Professor Josh Blackman re: the next Supreme Court confirmation battle.

 

Houston Public Media quoted Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in an article entitled, “Bathroom Battle Won’t Be Resolved Quickly.”

 

President and Dean Donald Guter published a Houston Chronicle op-ed entitled, “Resources needed to fight human trafficking.”

 

Professor Josh Blackman was a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Red, White and Blue” show to discuss current U.S. Supreme Court cases.

 

Houston Public Media interviewed Dean Jim Alfini for a story entitled, “Texas Has Nation’s Highest Number of Judicial Vacancies in Federal Courts.”

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a One News Now article entitled, “NYC to fine $250K for not calling transgenders ‘ze’ or ‘hir.’

 

The Las Vegas Review-Journal quoted Professor Matt Festa in an article entitled, “The surprising benefits of ‘zoning lite’ in Houston.”

 

Professor Matt Festa is quoted in a Houston Chronicle article entitled, “Houston: Sprawl becoming density?”

 

The Los Angeles Times quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article discussing Donald Trump’s potential Supreme Court picks.

 

The Bloomberg View and the National Real Estate Investor quoted Professor Matthew Festa in articles re: “de facto zoning” in Houston.

 

Professor Matthew Festa served as a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show to discuss zoning and land use practices in Beaumont.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Modern Healthcare article entitled, “House Republicans won their ACA lawsuit. Here’s what happens next.”

 

Professor Matthew Festa is quoted in a Southeast Texas Record article entitled, “Homeowners sue Sabine River Authority over flood damage.”

 

Professor Matthew Festa is quoted in a Next City Magazine article entitled, “What if Houston Fell in Love with Planning?”

 

The Chicago Tribune and Bloomberg View quoted Professor Matthew Festa in an article about Houston’s expansive development of apartment buildings.

 

Professor Dru Stevenson served as a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show to discuss churches’ tax exempt status.

 

The Guardian quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article about a controversial graduation photo of female West Point cadets.

 

The Washington Times quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Obama amnesty case to test limits of presidential power.”

 

Politico quoted Professor Dru Stevenson in an article entitled, “Immigration prompts role reversal at Supreme Court.”

 

USA Today published an op-ed co-authored by Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey S. Corn entitled, “Why no courts-martial over Kunduz?”

 

The Houston Chronicle published an op-ed by President and Dean Donald J. Guter re: the need for additional resources to fight human trafficking.

 

Bloomberg BNA quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Court Derails Amtrak, Again.”

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Supreme Court to hear Texas’ challenge to DAPA.

 

Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes is quoted in a Breitbart Texas article re: the use of legislative videos in campaign advertising.

 

April 2016

 
 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Houston Chronicle article entitled, “Supreme Court sharply divided by Obama immigration plan.”

 

Houston Style Magazine quoted Houston College of Law President and Dean Donald J. Guter in an article about the Law School’s five new board members.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Law.com article entitled, “Access to Merrick Garland File Barred at Library of Congress.”

 

The Boston Herald, quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article re: the fate of Obama’s executive order on immigration.

 

The Houston Chronicle, The Denton Record Chronicle and The Sulphur Springs News-Telegram quoted Professor Kenneth Williams re: a 2011 fatal shooting by an off-duty HPD officer.

 

KCRW Radio quoted Professor Josh Blackman in a story entitled, “Undocumented Parents and Power of the Presidency.”

 

The Washington Times quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Obama Amnesty Supreme Court Case to Test Limits of Presidential Power.”

 

Roll Call quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Supreme Court’s Take on Immigration Raises Election Stakes.”

 

Politico quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Immigration prompts role reversal at Supreme Court.”

 

March 2016

 
 

The Financial Times quoted Professor Josh Blackman on the use of data-driven models in legal decision-making.

 

Houston Public Media quoted Houston College of Law Dean Bruce McGovern in a story re: SEC fraud charges brought against Attorney General Ken Paxton.

 

Houston College of Law Dean Bruce McGovern was a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show entitled, “Can Universities Justify Massive Endowments While Raising Tuition?”

 

Professor Mark E. Steiner participated in the American Law Summer School held at the Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia in 2015.

 

Professor Matthew Festa was a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show to discuss Houston’s lack of zoning.

 

The National Review quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “The Senate Should Block an Obama Nomination to the Supreme Court.”

 

The Houston Chronicle quotes Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in an article entitled, “Judge calls term limits ballot language ‘inartful’ but legal.”

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Houston College of Law Professor Matthew Festa in an article entitled, “Ashby high-rise case casts long shadow over local land battles.

 

Houston College of Law Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes discussed racial profiling as a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show.

 

Houston Style Magazine published an article re: Professor Geoffrey S. Corn’s contributions in updating the Commentaries to the Geneva Conventions of 1949.

 

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn co-authored an editorial entitled, “Karadzic conviction a reminder of genocide’s horror,” published by CNN.

 

Professor Matthew Festa is quoted in a Houston Chronicle story re: land use and high rise developments.

 

Professor Mark E. Steiner has been appointed to the editorial board of Latvijas Universitates zurnals. Juridiska zinatne (Law Journal of the University of Latvia). Steiner was a Fulbright Scholar at the Faculty of Law of the University of Latvia in 2011.

 

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn co-authored an editorial entitled, “ISIS Committed Genocide: Now What?” that was published by CNN.

 

Professor Mark E. Steiner discussed the recovery of attorney’s fees at the January meeting of the Commercial and Consumer Law Section of the Houston Bar Association. Steiner’s article on attorney’s fee recovery, “Will El Apple Today Keep Attorney’s Fees Away?” was published in the most recent issue of the Journal of Consumer and Commercial Law.

 

Professor Mark E. Steiner has qualified for membership in the Pro Bono College of the State Bar of Texas for the second year in a row, recognizing Texas lawyers who exceed the State Bar’s aspirational pro bono goal by completing a minimum of 75 hours of pro bono services the preceding year.

 

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn is quoted in a Forbes article re: the encryption fight between Apple and the U.S. Justice Department.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in an Inquisitr News article re: Senate Bill 851, which would make gun owners purchase firearm insurance.

 

Professor Amanda Peters contributed to a National Affairs editorial entitled, “A Prescription for Mental-Health Policy.”

 

Houston Public Media interviewed Dean T. Gerald Treece re: the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court’s review of the Texas Voter ID law.

 

Dean T. Gerald Treece contributed to KIDY News’ “Wake Up West Texas” program on Texas law re: motorcycles and child passengers.

 

The Washington Post quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article re: sexual misconduct allegations against Marine Maj. Mark Thompson.

 

Professor Mark E. Steiner has been appointed to the V.O.I.C.E. (Volunteers Organizing in Community Engagement) Council at Neighborhood Centers, Inc. (NCI). Dr. Steiner also serves as the chair of the Immigration Advisory Committee at NCI, the largest community development organization in Texas, serving nearly 600,000 individuals.

 

Salon published an excerpt from Professor Geoffrey S. Corn’s recent USA Today op-ed in an article re: Donald Trump’s “authoritarian politics.”

 

The San Antonio Express-News quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article re: a request by Bowe Bergdahl’s attorneys for Donald Trump to testify.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Modern Healthcare article entitled, “Supreme Court nominee expected ‘in a week or so.’”

 

Texas Lawyer published an article about two Houston College of Law alumni – Gabe Vick and Preston Kamin – who recently were named partners at Gray Reed & McGraw in Houston.

 

Professor Josh Blackman published a lead Wall Street Journal editorial on the functionality of an eight-justice Supreme Court.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Dru Stevenson re: the case of a local man facing a federal trial for alleged cyber stalking.

 

The Heartland Institute quoted Professor Josh Blackman re: the impact Justice Scalia’s death may have on Supreme Court health care rulings.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette re: the ability of the Supreme Court to function with only eight justices.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) interviewed Dean T. Gerald Treece re: the Supreme Court’s consideration of what may be the most important abortion case in the past two decades.

 

The San Antonio Express-News quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article entitled, “Nothing in Constitution Requires Obama Appointee.”

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) interviewed Dean T. Gerald Treece re: the dismissal of the indictment against former Texas Gov. Rick Perry.

 

February 2016

 
 

Texas Lawyer quoted Houston College of Law President and Dean Donald J. Guter re: a potential change to law school accreditation standards dealing with bar exam passage rates.

 

Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes was a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show and discussed the history of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

 

Houston Public Media interviewed Professor Josh Blackman about how Justice Scalia’s death will impact Texas cases before the Supreme Court.

 

The Columbia Daily Tribune quoted Professor Josh Blackman re: the history of appointing a Supreme Court Justice during an election year.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Matthew Festa re: the trend of individuals moving toward cities and the impact of this trend on Houston’s future.

 

Houston Style Magazine quoted Dean T. Gerald Treece on the 121st national title earned by the Houston College of Law Advocacy Program.

 

Professor Ken Williams was a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show and discussed why the state is handing down fewer death sentences.

 

The Wall Street Journal Law Blog quotes Professor Josh Blackman in a post re: the death and legacy of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Newsmax article entitled, “Senate Should Hold Firm and Block Nomination.”

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Josh Blackman re: ways in which Supreme Court Justice Scalia’s death could affect outcomes of Texas cases.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Bloomberg BNA article on Justice Scalia’s final contributions.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in the ABA Journal reflecting on Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito’s first decade on the high court.

 

Dean T. Gerald Treece is quoted in a KTRH (740 News Radio) story re: the uncertain fate of Texas cases following the passing of Justice Scalia.

 

Crain’s Detroit Business quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article re: the impact of Justice Scalia’s death on health care cases.

 

The Philadelphia Inquirer published an op-ed by Professor Josh Blackman re: the pending Supreme Court decision on immigration.

 

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn is quoted in the Houston Chronicle re: Sheriff Ron Hickman’s regret in the Goforth case.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn re: an “Order of Ineptitude” issued by U.S. District Judge Lynn Hughes.

 

Salon quoted Professor Josh Blackman re: the possibility of repealing the Second Amendment as proposed by gun control activists.

 

Junior College quoted Professor Josh Blackman re: the likely political tussle of confirming a Supreme Court justice in an election year.

 

KTRH (News Radio 740) quoted Dean T. Gerald Treece re: a second rejection by a federal judge to block Syrian refugees from resettling in Texas.

 

January 2016

 
 

The San Antonio Express-News quoted Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in an article re: Gov. Abbott’s request to put crosses on patrol cars.

 

The Houston Chronicle and the Belleville News-Democrat quoted Professor Geoffrey S. Corn in an article about a Planned Parenthood accuser’s decision to refuse probation in fake ID case.

 

Professor Sharon Finegan participated as an expert guest on NPR’s nationally broadcast Diane Rehm Show to discuss grand jury procedure re: Planned Parenthood.

 

T. Gerald Treece is quoted in USA Today and News Radio 1200 (WOAI) re: the lawsuit challenging Ted Cruz’s eligibility to run for president.

 

The Houston Press quoted Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in an article about the indictment of two Planned Parenthood accusers.

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in a Modern Healthcare article re: the U.S. House of Representatives’ ACA suit against the Obama administration.

 

The Washington Post quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an opinion entitled, “Will the Supreme Court strike back at Obama’s overreach?”

 

The National Review interviewed Professor Josh Blackman about President Obama’s “executive overreach.”

 

The Lawyer Herald quoted Dean T. Gerald Treece in an article entitled, “Supreme Court Block on Obama Immigration Policies to Impact News President’s Powers.”

 

Professor Josh Blackman is quoted by The Detroit News in an article on how President Obama’s overreach may finally be curbed.

 

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn co-authored an article for the Oxford University Press (OUP) Law Blog on the influence of law in military operations.

  Professor Josh Blackman is quoted in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune and the Las Vegas Sun re: President Obama’s “unilateral revision of immigration law.”

 

Business Insider interviewed Dean T. Gerald Treece for an article on the Supreme Court’s challenge to President Obama’s immigration policies.

 

The ABA Journal quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article re: the decade-long tenure of Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr. on the U.S. Supreme Court.

 

PBS NewsHour interviewed Professor Josh Blackman on its national program re: the Supreme Court’s decision to review President Obama’s executive action on immigration.

 

Professor Josh Blackman contributed to a Politico article re: whether the Supreme Court will uphold Obama’s legacy.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) interviewed Professor Josh Blackman re: the president’s authority in establishing an executive order on immigration.

 

CNN interviewed Professor Josh Blackman about whether the Supreme Court will limit Obama’s executive power.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Prof. Josh Blackman in an article on the Supreme Court’s lack of action on Obama immigration reform.

 

Prof. Josh Blackman is quoted in a PBS NewsHour story re: the Supreme Court’s decision to review President Obama’s executive action on immigration.

 

Prof. Josh Blackman contributed to a Houston Chronicle article entitled, “Three involved in US-Iran prisoner exchange had Houston ties.”

 

Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes is quoted in a Houston Press article re: recorded conversations between anti-abortion proponents and Planned Parenthood officials.

 

Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes served as a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” radio show re: the likelihood of another constitutional convention.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) quoted Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn in a story about Bowe Bergdahl’s expected plea at Ft. Bragg.

 

Prof. T. Gerald Treece contributed to a News Radio 1200 (WOAI) story re: Gov. Greg Abbott’s proposal for a ‘Convention of the States.’

 

Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes contributed to Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show re: Gov. Greg Abbott’s push for a U.S. Constitutional Convention.

 

The Bay Area Citizen published an article about a Houston College of Law alumna accepted to the JAG Corps of three military branches, in which Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn is quoted.

 

Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes is quoted in a Texas Standard story re: Gov. Greg Abbott’s call for a new constitutional convention.

 

Bloomberg BNA quoted Prof. Josh Blackman in a story about how celebrities help to spotlight the U.S. Supreme Court.

 

Houston College of Law Prof. T. Gerald Treece contributed to a News Radio 1200 (WOAI) story on Ted Cruz’s citizenship as it affects the 2016 presidential race.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) quoted Prof. T. Gerald Treece in a story re: President Obama’s right to impose gun restrictions.

 

The Yahoo! News quoted Prof. Josh Blackman in a story about President Obama’s participation in a town hall on gun control this week.

 

The Charlotte Observer and The Arizona Republic quoted Prof. Josh Blackman re: the legality of President Obama’s actions on gun control.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Prof. Josh Blackman regarding an email from the mayor of Rosenberg referencing prayer.

 

Prof. Josh Blackman contributed to a Forbes story on President Obama’s executive action on gun control.

 

The News Radio 1200 (WOAI) quoted Prof. T. Gerald Treece re: the large number of death sentences voided in 2015 by the Texas appellate courts.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) quoted Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn about Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl’s plan to enter a plea at his court martial in January.

 

December 2015

 
 

The News Radio 1200 (WOAI) quoted Prof. T. Gerald Treece re: the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to hear a Texas abortion case in March.

 

News Radio 1200 (WOAI) quoted Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn re: Bowe Bergdahl’s decision to not enter a plea at his Dec. 22 arraignment.

 

Reuters Business Insider, the Sun Times National, the Beacon Examiner, and Nano World News quoted Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn on the arraignment of Bowe Bergdahl.

 

The Christian Science Monitor, Yahoo! News, Newswire and Fusion News quoted Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn on the difficulty of enforcing Texas’ new open carry law.

 

Prof. Andrew Solomon shared his experience of coaching the Pearland Little League West team to the U.S. Championship game of the Little League World Series with the Houston Chronicle.

 

The Huffington Post and Al Arabiya News quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn on the arraignment of U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl on military charges.

 

President and Dean Donald J. Guter and Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn provided their military law expertise for a front-page New York Times article on claims of a Navy SEALs cover-up.

 

Reuters and Yahoo! News quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn in an article re: the arraignment of Bowe Bergdahl on military charges.

 

KUT Radio interviewed Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes on the legality of religiously themed license plates for its “Texas Standard” show.

 

The Killeen Daily Herald and Texas News quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Richard Carlson on ways in which the state’s whistleblower law falls short.

 

Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes contributed to Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show re: the high number of Texas test cases heard by the U.S. Supreme Court.

 

The Houston Chronicle quotes Houston College of Law Prof. Amanda Peters re: the McLennan County DA’s “clerical error” in naming a 10th dead Twin Peaks biker.

 

The Houston Chronicle quotes Houston College of Law Prof. Matt Festa re: Plains All American Pipeline’s suit against Delaware over unclaimed property.

 

Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn contributed to KUT’s “Texas Standard” radio show on what to expect from Bowe Bergdahl’s court-martial.

 

Houston College of Law Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn provided his legal and military expertise to KTSA Radio in San Antonio on the court-martial of Bowe Bergdahl.

 

Prof. Christopher S. Kulander published an article in Texas Lawyer on the impact of the state’s 84th Legislature on energy law.

 

Prof. Charles “Rocky” Rhodes appeared as a guest on Houston Public Media’s “Houston Matters” show to discuss legal questions re: refugee resettlement and immigration.

 

Prof. T. Gerald Treece contributed his expertise to a News Radio WOAI story on the future of affirmative action in higher education.

 

KTSA Radio in San Antonio interviewed Prof. Josh Blackman about how political maps are drawn.

 

Houston Style Magazine quoted Prof. Catherine Greene Burnett re: the School’s 2015 Law School Commitment to Service Award from the Texas ATJ Commission.

 

KTRH News Radio interviewed Prof. T Gerald Treece re: the resettlement of six Syrian refugees in Texas.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Geoffrey Corn re: prosecutors attempt to force a retrial in the abuse case of a Houston physician.

 

Prof. Vinh Ho is quoted in a Fox 26 news story regarding the defacing of election campaign signs.

 

Houston College of Law Prof. Matt Festa was a guest on KUHF’s Houston Matters radio show on UT’s plan to expand to Houston.

 

The Houston Chronicle and Builder Magazine quoted Prof. Matt Festa about the city’s “de-facto zoning.”

 

Guidry News and The Katy News published stories re: Houston College of Law’ receipt of a Texas Bar Foundation grant to support its pro-bono Veterans Clinic. Both articles quoted Prof. Catherine Greene Burnett.

 

The Texas Standard quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Ken Williams about faculty at the University of Texas at Austin who are pushing to create a “Gun Free UT.”

 

November 2015

 
 

KTRH (News Radio 740) quoted Prof. T. Gerald Treece about a future ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on Texas’ Abortion Law.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted WOAI (News Radio 1200) quoted Prof. T. Gerald Treece on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton’s ruling that police cruisers can include the motto, “In God We Trust.”

 

The Huffington Post quoted Prof. Josh Blackman regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s timeline in potentially ruling on DAPA and DACA.

 

KUT (News 90.5) in Austin quoted Prof. Ken Williams regarding UT professors’ claim that they will sue over the state campus carry law.

 

Modern Healthcare quoted Prof. Josh Blackman about a recent lawsuit filed by Texas, Louisiana, and Kansas concerning the Affordable Care Act’s excise tax on insurers.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Amanda Peters regarding a case in which the family of a teen killed by an off-duty officer asks a new grand jury to investigate.

 

The Houston Chronicle quoted Prof. Amanda Peters on the indictment of bikers involved in a shootout in May between rival motorcycle gangs.

 

Reuters quoted Prof. Josh Blackman in an article about states’ rights to sue the federal government, as highlighted by Obama’s recent executive action on immigration.

 

PBS Newshour interviewed Prof. Josh Blackman about the growing immigration policy divide.

 

PBS Frontline interviewed Houston College of Law Prof. Josh Blackman about the timeline for the Supreme Court to overturn Obama’s executive action on immigration reform.

 

Investor’s Business Daily quotes Prof. Josh Blackman regarding the Obama administration’s executive actions on immigration.

 

The Atlantic quoted Houston College of Law Prof. Josh Blackman regarding the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling blocking the Obama administration’s executive actions on immigration.

 

KHOU-Channel 11 quoted Houston College of Law Prof. T. Gerald Treece about the arrest of a First Amendment activist in Galveston related to the national “Photography is Not A Crime” movement.

 

Prof. Vinh Ho was quoted in the Houston Chronicle regarding a case of Texas authorities’ refusal to grant birth certificates to American-born children of undocumented immigrants.

 

Prof. Geoffrey Corn will be in Jerusalem presenting at The 10th Annual Minerva/ICRC International Conference on International Humanitarian Law on November 16, 2015.

 

October 2015

 
 

Prof. Josh Blackman was interviewed on the NPR radio show All things Considered regarding Obama's Executive Actions On Immigration.

 

Prof. Josh Blackman is quoted in USA Today regarding aging Supreme Court Justices.

 

Prof. Josh Blackman was quoted in the New York Times and the Houston Chronicle on the Supreme Court’s timing to review Obama’s immigration plan.

 

Prof. Geoffrey Corn co-authored an article in Small Wars Journal about the Kunduz hospital incident.

 

Dean Donald Guter, along with 10 retired U.S. generals and admirals, filed an amicus brief to hold military contractors accountable for human trafficking crimes.

 

Professor Kenneth Williams, provided insights in a story on “phantom waistband-reach” police shootings.

 

September 2015

 
 

Dean Donald Guter, along with 10 retired U.S. generals and admirals, filed an amicus brief to hold military contractors accountable for human trafficking crimes.

 

Professor Kenneth Williams, provided insights in a story on “phantom waistband-reach” police shootings.

 

Prof. Amanda Peters is quoted in the Houston Chronicle concerning the fatal car crash in Montgomery County.

 

Prof. Geoffrey Corn reviews the book Legitimate Targets? International Law, Social Construction and US Bombing in the European Journal of International Law.

 

Al Jazeera TV interviews Prof. Geoffrey Corn on the Bowe Bergdahl case

 

Prof. Geoffrey Corn interviewed on Yahoo News Live regarding Bowe Bergdahl's court-martial hearing

 

Houston College of Law Prof. Geoffrey Corn comments on Bowe Bergdahl case in the New York Times.

 

Prof. Matthew Festa and his work is referenced in the urban planning website, Planetizen.

 

The Houston Chronicle cites Prof. Matthew Festa’s presentation on Houston zoning.

 

Prof. Andrew Solomon wrote a reflection on coaching the Pearland team’s participation in the Little League World Series, published in the Houston Chronicle.

 

Prof. Matthew Festa is quoted in the Houston Chronicle regarding city laws on cell phone use in school zones

 

Prof. Geoffrey S. Corn is quoted in the San Antonio Express News on Air Force retaliation laws

 

Prof. Matthew Festa gave a presentation on urban planning issues at Rice University’s Kinder Institute, and is featured on the institute’s blog

 

Prof. Kenneth Williams is quoted in The New York Times regarding the fatal shooting of a man in San Antonio by Sheriff’s deputies

 

August 2015

 
 

Professor Derek Fincham wrote an editorial published in the Houston Chronicle, on the destruction of ancient ruins and artifacts by Isis terrorists

 

Professor Andrew Solomon is recognized in the Houston Chronicle as “articulate, compassionate, encouraging” as he takes the Pearland West baseball team to the Little League World Series.

 

Professor Kenneth Williams is interviewed by The Charlotte Observer regarding the police video of Jonathan Ferrell

 

July 2015

 
 

KPRC News, Channel 2, interviews Professor Shelby Moore regarding the Sandra Bland incident

 

Houston College of Law Professor Katerina P. Lewinbuk publishes “Mindfulness Meditation” in the Texas Bar Journal

 

The Joe Piscopo Show interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn regarding the Iran nuclear deal

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn publishes an article in International Law Studies, published by the U.S. Naval War College

 

The San Antonio Express News quotes Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn regarding the arming of military recruiting center soldiers

 

Houston College of Law Dean Donald Guter and Other Military Leaders Respond to Trump’s Comment on McCain

 

June 2015

 
 

NPR's On Point with Tom Ashbrook spoke with Professor Geoffrey Corn about SEAL Team 6

 

Professor Geoffrey Corn is quoted in the New York Times about SEAL Team 6

 

May 2015

 
 

The Associated Press Interviews Professor Amanda Peters About Bail Issues Relating to the Waco Biker Story

 

Texas Public Radio Interviews Professor Geoffrey Corn About the Waco Biker Story

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn Writes an Op-Ed on Drones and the Realities of Warfare for The Jerusalem Post

 

Fox News Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman About a Lawsuit Involving 3D-Printed Guns

 

KTRH Radio Interviews Houston College of Law Professor T. Gerald Treece About a Federal Lawsuit Involving 3D-Printed Guns

 

Houston College of Law' Awards Gala Featured in the Houston Chronicle's Society Page Online

 

The Jerusalem Post Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn in a Story About Gaza War Decisions

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Talks About Texas' Voter ID Law on Houston Matters

 

The Jerusalem Post Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About the Issue of Hamas Targets

 

April 2015

 
 

The Jewish Institute for National Security Affairs (JINSA) Names Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn as a Senior Adviser at the Gemunder Center for Defense and Strategy

 

The Texas Standard Radio Show on Austin's KUT Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Charles "Rocky" Rhodes About Voter ID Laws

 

Houston College of Law Professor Charles "Rocky" Rhodes Talks to KTRH Radio About the State's Voter ID Law

 

Houston College of Law Dean Donald Guter and Other Retired Military Leaders Urge President Obama to Transfer Cleared Detainees from Guantanamo

 

The Associated Press Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About the Sentencing of Four Former Blackwater Security Guards

 

The Associated Press Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About the Sentencing of Four Blackwater Security Guards

 

Fox News in Houston talks to Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About the Awarding of Purple Hearts to the Slain Fort Hood Soldiers

 
 

Texas Lawyer Talks to Houston College of Law Associate Dean Catherine Burnet About the College's New Immigration Clinic

 

Houston Legal Writes About Houston College of Law' New Immigration Clinic

 

Houston College of Law Dean Donald Guter Talks to the Yale Daily News About the Bowe Bergdahl Case

 

Houston College of Law Professor Derek Fincham Writes an Op-ed for the Houston Chronicle About the Destruction of Islamic Art

 

Texas Lawyer Writes About Houston College of Law' Joint JD/MBA Program With the University of St. Thomas

 

The Houston Chronicle Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Matt Festa in a Story About Minute Maid Park

 

  The Houston Chronicle Writes About Houston College of Law and St. Thomas' New Joint JD/MBA Program

 

March 2015

 
 

The Wall Street Journal Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman in a Story About Indiana's Religious Freedom Law

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Writes About Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act for the National Review

 

The Atlantic Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman in a Story About Indiana's Religious Freedom Law

 

Houston College of Law Professor Gerald Treece Talks to KTRH Newsradio about Texas Suing the Federal Government

 

The Washington Times Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman About Indiana's Religious Freedom Law

 

CNN Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

 

The San Antonio Express-News Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn Talks to the Austin American-Statesman About a Soldier's Sentence

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn Was an Adviser to a Task Force That Presented the Findings of a Report on the 2014 Gaza Conflict

 

The San Antonio Express-News Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About a Case Involving a Fort Hood Solider

 

Houston College of Law Associate Dean Bruce McGovern Discusses Income Tax Preparation on KUHF's Houston Matters Radio Show

 

Houston College of Law Professor Charles "Rocky" Rhodes Discusses the Public Information Act on KUHF's Houston Matters Radio Show

 

Modern Healthcare Writes About How Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman’s fantasy SCOTUS Blog And its Prediction For the Latest Challenge to the Affordable Care Act

 

The New York Times Quotes Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman About A Case Challenging the Affordable Care Act

 

The Wall Street Journal Publishes Op-ed Co-authored by Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman on Upcoming Hearing on Obamacare(subscription required)

 

February 2015

 
 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Testifies Before House Judiciary Committee on President's Immigration Order

 

Houston College of Law Professor Katerina Lewinbuk Writes About "Mindfulness" For Texas Bar Blog

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Wrote a Brief in Case Opposing President Obama's Immigration Order

 

The Houston Chronicle Interviews Houston College of Law ProfessorAmanda Peters About a Man's 10th DWI Conviction

 

The Texas Lawyer's Part Two of a Q&A with Visiting Professor Christopher Kulander

 

USA Today Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About the "American Sniper" Murder Trial

 

January 2015

 
 

Houston Public Media Writes About the HBA Law & the Media Seminar at Houston College of Law That Focused on the Grand Jury System

 

Professor Matt Festa Talks About State vs. Local Government Control on KUHF's Bauer Business Focus

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn Discusses Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's Case With WOAI Radio

 

Business Insider Talks to Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn Talks to KTRH Radio About a Controversial Sign Used at an Army Recruiting Station

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Talks to Houston Matters About Same-sex Marriage Bans

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Talks to KTRK-TV About Texas' Ban on Gay Marriage

 

Houston Chronicle Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman About Teacher Accused of Making Anti-Muslim Remarks

 

December 2014

 
 

Houston College of Law Professor Kenneth Williams is Quoted in Houston Chronicle About Pending Execution

 

Eaglefordtexas.com Writes About Houston College of Law' New Oil & Gas Law Institute

 

November 2014

 
 

Houston College of Law Professors Geoffrey Corn and Kenneth Williams Write An Op-ed About the Importance of Trials

 

The Houston Chronicle Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About the Presumption of Innocence.

 

OilOnline Writes About Houston College of Law' New Oil & Gas Law Institute

 

Breitbart News Writes About Houston College of Law' New Oil & Gas Law Institute

 

Houston College of Law Professor Amanda Peters is Quoted in a Mother Jones Story About Statute of Limitations in Rape Cases

 

Texas Lawyer Interviews Houston College of Law Professor Kulander About New Oil & Gas Law Institute

 

The Houston Chronicle Writes About Houston College of Law' New Oil & Gas Law Institute

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Appeared on PBS NewsHour to Discuss President Obama's Plan to Shield Some Immigrants from Deportation

 

The New York Times Asked Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman to Write About Executive Orders on Immigration

 

ESPN’s FiveThirtyEight writes about Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman’s Supreme Court Predictor Efforts

 

Houston College of Law Dean Guter and His Wife, Pat, are Featured in a Houston Chronicle Story About Downtown Living

 

Houston College of Law Student Rehman Bhalesha Writes About the Marijuana Industry on the Houston Chronicle’s Baker Institute Blog

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn talks to the Houston Chronicle About A Murder Conviction Being Overturned

 

Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn Talks To the Killeen Daily Herald About the 2009 Fort Hood Shooting Case

 

October 2014

 
 

The Washington Post Writes About Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman's Fantasy Supreme Court League

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman was a Panelist at the Forbes Under 30 Summit

 

The Houston Chronicle Talks to Houston College of Law Professor Charles "Rocky" Rhodes About the City Subpoenaing Sermons by Pastors Opposing Equal Rights Ordinance

 

Houston College of Law Professor Josh Blackman Talks to USA Today About Conservatives' Reaction to the Supreme Court's Inaction on the Gay Marriage

 

KUHF’s Houston Matters Interviews Houston College of Law professor Charles "Rocky" Rhodes About Abortion Ruling

 

September 2014

 
 

The Hon. Larry Gist, Longtime Houston College of Law Adjunct Professor, Receives High Honor From State Bar of Texas

 

Houston College of Law Professor Charles "Rocky" Rhodes Talks to KUHF Radio About Challenges to Texas' Gay Marriage Ban

 

Houston Fox News Features Houston College of Law Dean Donald Guter in its Military

 

Houston College of Law Professor Kenneth Williams Talks to KTRK-TV About a Man Charged With Killing a Burglar

 

The Houston Chronicle interviews Houston College of Law Professor Geoffrey Corn About a Murder Case Involving a Burglar

 

Houston College of Law Professor Richard Carlson Talks About Workplace Discrimination on KUHF Radio

 

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