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Marla Mitchell-Cichon

Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office, WMU-Cooley Innocence Project Announce DOJ Grant Award

October 04

The Wayne County Prosecutor’s Office and the Western Michigan University Cooley Law School Innocence Project today announced that the Department of Justice is awarding a $451,2

Joe Kimble speaks

WMU-Cooley Law School Presents Degrees to 45 Graduates

October 02

WMU-Cooley Law School presented 36 Juris Doctor and nine Mater of Laws degrees to graduates following the law school’s summer term. The ceremony was held Sept. 30 at the Wharton Center in East Lansing, Michigan.

Students at Street Law Stand Down

Free Legal Clinic Hits the Streets to Help Area Homeless

October 02

On Saturday, Sept. 29, WMU-Cooley Law School Lansing campus students, faculty, staff, and alumni went to Reutter Park in downtown Lansing, Michigan, to offer legal assistance to the city’s homeless.

Hon. Thomas E. Brennan Founder, Former President, Dean Emeritus

Law School Community Mourns Passing of its Founder Hon. Thomas E. Brennan

September 30

The Honorable Thomas E. Brennan, Sr. died peacefully on September 29, 2018 in Lansing, Michigan surrounded by family. He was 89. 

Marha Moore

WMU-Cooley Professor, Graduates Honored As Women in the Law

September 25

WMU-Cooley Law School Professor and Auxiliary Dean Martha Denning Moore, has been named to the “Women in the Law” Class of 2018 by Michigan Lawyers Weekly.

Mike McDaniel

Athletes Protesting During National Anthem Discussed During Constitution Day

September 19

In celebration of Constitution Day, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Lansing campus held a series of events highlighting the First Amendment and other Constitutional issues surrounding the current furor with athletes protesting during the national anthem.

Brendan Beery speaking

Ideological Shift on the Supreme Court Discussed During Constitution Day

September 19

In honor of Constitution Day, WMU-Cooley Law School Tampa Bay campus Constitutional Law Professor Brendan Beery hosted an open discussion regarding individual rights on Monday, Sept. 17.

GR Constitution Day presentation

WMU-Cooley Grand Rapids Campus Celebrates Constitution Day

September 19

On Constitution Day, Monday, Sept. 17, WMU-Cooley Law School’s Grand Rapids campus held a panel discussion about one of America’s most divisive issues, immigration.


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