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9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Panel to Hear Arguments Oct. 10 at Gonzaga Law

9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Panel to Hear Arguments Oct. 10 at Gonzaga Law

Posted on October 9, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will hear oral arguments in three civil cases in the Barbieri Courtroom at the Gonzaga University School of Law (721 N. Cincinnati St.) starting at 1 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10. The hearings are free and open to the public and media at no cost; no cameras allowed.

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Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Gonzaga Law Students: Ask the Right Questions

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Gonzaga Law Students: Ask the Right Questions

Posted on September 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson told Gonzaga University School of Law students today that a key reason his office is 4-0 in cases it has brought against the Trump administration is an unwavering focus on the most relevant questions.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss DACA Case at Gonzaga Law School Sept. 29

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss DACA Case at Gonzaga Law School Sept. 29

Posted on September 26, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson will discuss the lawsuit brought by 15 states and the District of Columbia regarding the Trump administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program at 1 p.m., Friday, Sept. 29 in the Barbieri Courtroom at the Gonzaga University School of Law.

Gonzaga School of Law Launches Center for Civil and Human Rights

Gonzaga School of Law Launches Center for Civil and Human Rights

Posted on August 31, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga University School of Law is launching a new Center for Civil and Human Rights this fall to further its mission-based commitment to public service and social justice, and to advance understanding of the law surrounding civil rights and civil liberties.

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First Annual Gonzaga Law Human Rights Symposium May 31 in Florence, Italy

First Annual Gonzaga Law Human Rights Symposium May 31 in Florence, Italy

Posted on May 25, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – The first annual Gonzaga Law Human Rights Symposium will be held Wednesday, May 31 at the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Human Rights in Florence, Italy. The daylong program is titled, “Human Rights in Anxious Times.”

Boston College Law Dean Rougeau to Deliver Gonzaga Law’s Quackenbush Lecture April 4

Boston College Law Dean Rougeau to Deliver Gonzaga Law’s Quackenbush Lecture April 4

Posted on March 29, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Boston College Law School Dean Vincent D. Rougeau will discuss “Diversity’s Challenge to Democracy” at the Gonzaga University School of Law Judge Justin L. Quackenbush Lecture at noon Tuesday, April 4 in the Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom (721 N. Cincinnati St.). The lecture is free and open to the public.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss Immigration Case at Gonzaga Law March 24

Attorney General Bob Ferguson to Discuss Immigration Case at Gonzaga Law March 24

Posted on March 20, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson will discuss the case that placed him and the state of Washington in the center of the national debate on immigration during a free, public forum at noon Friday, March 24 in the Barbieri Courtroom at the Gonzaga University School of Law. (The event had been scheduled for a different date.)

Gonzaga Law Public Forum Feb. 21 Focuses on Travel Bans, Executive Orders

Gonzaga Law Public Forum Feb. 21 Focuses on Travel Bans, Executive Orders

Posted on February 17, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University School of Law will host a community forum on President Donald Trump’s recent immigration order to restrict travel from seven largely Muslim countries and suspend refugee entry into the United States. The free, public event begins at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 21 in the Law School’s Barbieri Courtroom.

Law Grad Catherine Cortez Masto Becomes First Latina in U.S. Senate

Law Grad Catherine Cortez Masto Becomes First Latina in U.S. Senate

Posted on November 15, 2016

LAS VEGAS – Catherine Cortez Masto, a 1990 Gonzaga University School of Law alumna and former Nevada attorney general, is the first Latina and first woman from Nevada elected to the U.S. Senate. The Democrat beat Rep. Joe Heck last week to fill the seat of Sen. Harry Reid, the Democratic minority leader who is retiring.