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Child Welfare Arguments Against Marriage Equality Not Supported by History, Social Science or Legal Considerations, Says Law Professor

Newark, NJ, June 5, 2014 – In his new book, Same-Sex Marriage and Children: A Tale of History, Social Science, and Law, Professor Carlos A.

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March 28 Symposium Focuses on the Mass Incarceration Crisis in the U.S.

Between 1980 and 2008, the number of people incarcerated in the United States quadrupled — from roughly 500,000 to 2.3 million people. Today, one in every 31 adults, or roughly 3.2% of the U.S.

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Alice Stokes Paul Award to M. Elaine Jacoby ’75 for Advancing Women’s Equality

M Elaine Jacoby ’75, of counsel at Duane Morris LLP, is the recipient of a 2014 Equality Award from the Alice Paul Institute.

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Law School Mourns the Death of the Honorable Morris Stern ’65

Rutgers School of Law-Newark mourns the passing of one its most distinguished alumni, the Honorable Morris Stern ’65, United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of New Jersey.
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