Distinguished Professor of Law Robin Paul Malloy has been appointed to the Board of the Central New York Research Corporation (CNYRC).
CNYRC was established in 1989 to conduct, promote, and support the medical research and education activities of the Syracuse, Canandaigua, and Bath VA medical centers and to advance the wellbeing of veterans and the general public by these endeavors ...More»
Syracuse University College of Law and Professor of Practice and INSCT Faculty Member David M. Crane has been appointed Chair of a United Nations Human Rights Council Independent International Commission of Inquiry into alleged violations of international law “in the context of large-scale civilian protests in the Occupied Palestinian Territory” that occurred during May 2018 ...More»
Access to the ballot for the 8.4 million residents of long-term care facilities nationwide is an issue of equity, said Nina Kohn, a professor at Syracuse University College of Law.
Running elections the way Greenspring does requires resources and a high degree of volunteer labor, which are more available at a facility where it costs several thousand dollars a month to live than at a nursing home funded by Medicaid, Kohn said ...More»
Probable cause is much lower than the reasonable doubt the standard required to convict someone of a crime. “It’s the probability of a possibility,” said William Banks, founding director of the Institute for National Security and Counterterrorism at Syracuse University College of Law ...More»
The US justice department has reopened its investigation into the murder of black teenager. In 1955 Emmett Till from Chicago was visiting relatives in the southern state of Mississippi when he was abducted and killed. Janis McDonald from the Cold Case Initiative said the new investigation had great significance for the Civil Rights Movement ...More»