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STCL Houston Students Win Two of Three Top Awards at Nation’s Most Prestigious Legal Writing Competition

South Texas College of Law Houston (STCL Houston) students recently found themselves just one award short of a complete sweep of the nation’s most prestigious legal writing competition. Student advocates from Houston’s oldest law school earned second- and third-place in the 2020 American Society of Legal Writers’ Scribes competition this month. STCL Houston students have […] More »

FACULTY IN THE NEWS

NBC News quoted Professor Kenneth Williams in an article titled, “Mistake or murder? Trial opens of ex-Dallas officer who killed neighbor in his own home.”

The Washington Times quoted Professor Josh Blackman in an article titled, “’Lies and smears’: Senate investigators reject N.Y. Times’ new Kavanaugh claims.”

The Houston Chronicle quoted Professor Dru Stevenson in an article titled, “Turner wants increased local authority for gun control.”

The Houston Chronicle quoted Associate Dean Catherine Greene Burnett in an article titled, “Seeking a law degree? Find the right niche.”

The Dallas Morning News quoted Professor Derek Fincham in an article titled, “70 million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skull is caught in tug-of-war.”

News Radio 740 (KTRH) quoted Professor Charles “Rocky” Rhodes in an article titled, “What are the ramifications for battling with co-workers over politics?”

Professor Geoffrey S. Corn co-authored an editorial published in Lawfare titled, “CIVCAS Reporting, Responsible Command and Feasibility.”

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Our 19 clinics offer students the chance to learn valuable, real-world legal skills by providing critical legal representation to traditionally under-represented populations.