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Children and Family Justice Center Wins Freedom For Client

CFJC lawyers and students address unjust incarceration and punishment through postconviction challenges of the extreme sentencing of youth and young people that fail to account for their youth ...

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Bluhm Legal Clinic Continues its “Lawyering and Race in the 21st Century” Series: 2022 Round Up

Throughout the year, the Bluhm Legal Clinic highlighted many issues around the series’ theme including, the Illinois Blueprint for Peace, Restorative Justice, and Illinois Resentencing Statues.

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Bluhm Legal Clinic Discusses Illinois Blueprint for Peace in “Race and Lawyering” Series

In September, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Children & Family Justice Center continued its “Race and Lawyering in the 21st Century” series with a discussion on the Illinois Blueprint for ...

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Professor Bridget Arimond Continues Human Rights Work in Georgia

Bridget Arimond, clinical professor of law and director of the LLM Program in International Human Rights, has received a new grant from the East West Management Institute to continue Northwestern ...

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Nine Faculty Members Retire After Storied Careers

After decades of service to the Law School, nine faculty members have announced their retirement. The retirees collectively dedicated more than a century to legal education and the legal ...

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Bluhm Legal Clinic Event Highlights Illinois Resentencing Statutes and Their Impact on Black Women

In April, the Center on Wrongful Convictions’ Women’s Defense Initiative hosted a panel, “Illinois’ Resentencing Statutes and their Impact for Black Women,” as part of the Bluhm Legal Clinic’s ...

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Beyond Punishment: Bluhm Legal Clinic Continues its Lawyering and Race in the 21st Century Series

In March, Northwestern Pritzker School of Law Bluhm Legal Clinic continued its Lawyering and Race in the 21st Century series with “Beyond Punishment: Restorative Justice and Health Equity.” ...

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NLawProud: Professor Robin Walker Sterling

Associate Dean for Clinical Education Robin Walker Sterling believes participating in clinical education is an extraordinary opportunity because you’re not just a student, you’re a student attorney.

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DREAM Week Welcomes Nikole Hannah-Jones and Highlights Annual Oratorical Contest

In late January, Northwestern University hosted DREAM Week, celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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