Sean Anderson University of Illinois College of Law

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - January 14, 2019

Elk Hunting and Treaty Rights

In this week's Legal Issues in the News the University of Illinois College of Law's Sean Anderson dissects hunting law and Native American Treaty rights.

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - November 12, 2018

Hate Crime Laws

In this week's Legal Issues in the News the University of Illinois College of Law's Jennifer Pahre discusses hate crime laws. 

Jennifer Pahre

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - June 25, 2018

Commissions, The Constitution and the Court

In this week's Legal Issues in the News the University of Illinois College of Law's Jennifer Pahre breaks down the Masterpiece Cakeshop decision from the United States Supreme Court.

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - April 17, 2017

Consent Decrees

In this weeks Legal Issues in the News, from the University of Illinois College of Law, Jennifer Pahre tries to make sense of consent decrees. 

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - March 07, 2016

Indiana and Syrian Refugees

In this week's Legal Issues in the News, Sean Anderson of the University of Illinois College of Law follows up a commentary he wrote in November about governors rejecting refugees - this time in Indiana. 

University of Illinois College of Law

Legal Issues In the News - April 20, 2015

Same-Sex Marriage In Front of the Supreme Court

In this week's edition of Legal Issues in the News, commentator Sean Anderson looks at what could happen with same-sex marriage depending on how the Supreme Court rules this summer.

Legal Issues In the News - August 11, 2014

Death Penalty - Cruel and Unusual Punishment?

The death penalty has been a topic of hot debate for years. Commentator Matt Andres discusses some recent events and a court ruling that may play a significant role in the use of the death penalty in the future. Here's this week's Legal Issues in the News.