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Erie County taxpayers—who may be asked to pay as much as $1 billion to build a new football stadium for the Buffalo Bills—now have access to critical information around the proposals, thanks to a successful lawsuit brought by UB School of Law’s Civil Rights and Transparency Clinic.
Hon. Paul L. Friedman, a U.S. District Court judge for the District of Columbia for more than 25 years, will receive the University at Buffalo School of Law’s 2022 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award on Friday, February 4.
Professor Isabel Marcus, a UB School of Law faculty member for more than 35 years and an internationally recognized champion for human rights, died on Oct. 31 in Los Angeles after a period of declining health. She was 83 years old.
Some of them were in the same sections; some of them became friends outside of class. But five members of the UB School of Law’s Class of 2021 share this distinction: All are entering the Judge Advocate General’s Corps, a team of lawyers for the U.S. military who administer the Uniform Code of Military Justice and serve as legal counsel to the command to which they are assigned.
"We ask that all members of our law school community join us by taking the time to truly understand individuals’ very real struggle for justice and by openly and unequivocally rejecting any and all forms of systematic racism and transphobia."