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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.

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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.

Gonzaga Alumna Mary Fairhurst Elected Chief Justice of State Supreme Court

Gonzaga Alumna Mary Fairhurst Elected Chief Justice of State Supreme Court

Posted on November 7, 2016

OLYMPIA, Wash. – Justice Mary Fairhurst, who earned her undergraduate and law degrees from Gonzaga University, was elected the 56th chief justice of the Washington Supreme Court on Nov. 3 by a vote of her peers. Her four-year term starts Jan. 9, 2017. She will succeed Chief Justice Barbara Madsen, also a Gonzaga Law School alumna, and one of the longest-serving chief justices in state history.

Gonzaga School of Law Hosts State Supreme Court Debates

Gonzaga School of Law Hosts State Supreme Court Debates

Posted on September 28, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga University School of Law will host debates tonight featuring the three races for the Washington State Supreme Court. Incumbents will face their challengers starting at 5 p.m. in the Barbieri Courtroom (721 N. Cincinnati St.). The event is free and open to the public. Parking is free after 5 p.m.

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2016 Grad Profiles: Angela Jones

2016 Grad Profiles: Angela Jones

Posted on April 25, 2016

Angela Jones will graduate as one of 23 students in Gonzaga Law’s first accelerated two-year degree.

2016 Grad Profiles: Danielle Shyne

2016 Grad Profiles: Danielle Shyne

Posted on April 25, 2016

Danielle Shyne, who will graduate from Gonzaga Law School at the commencement ceremony May 7, has accomplished much during law school.

2016 Grad Profiles: Jaime Cuevas Jr.

2016 Grad Profiles: Jaime Cuevas Jr.

Posted on April 25, 2016

Jaime Cuevas Jr., part of Gonzaga Law’s first accelerated two-year degree program, worked in the Gonzaga University Legal Assistance Clinic, as a legal researcher for Professor Brooks Holland, and as an intern at the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office.

Gonzaga Journal of International Law Hosts Annual 5K ‘Human Race’ April 9

Gonzaga Journal of International Law Hosts Annual 5K ‘Human Race’ April 9

Posted on March 31, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – The Gonzaga Journal of International Law will host the 10th annual Human Race 5K starting at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 9. The fee is $20 and participants are encouraged to dress as their favorite celebrity for the event to benefit Partners in Health, an international nonprofit organization.

Gonzaga Law Hosts Public Forum Feb. 19: ‘Civil Rights in Washington: The Post-Maxey Era’

Gonzaga Law Hosts Public Forum Feb. 19: ‘Civil Rights in Washington: The Post-Maxey Era’

Posted on February 4, 2016

SPOKANE, Wash. – As part of a program sponsored by KSPS Public Television honoring the life and legacy of renowned civil rights leader and Gonzaga Law School alumnus Carl Maxey, Gonzaga Law will host the public forum, “Civil Rights in Washington: The Post-Maxey Era” at 10 a.m., Friday, Feb. 19 in the Barbieri Courtroom.