Innovative solutions are not necessary to combat gun violence, according to U.S. Senator Chris Murphy.
Massachusetts Attorney General Candidates Talk Statewide Issues at BC
Three Massachusetts attorney general candidates discussed their plans surrounding issues of mental health, education, and the cannabis industry at a discussion hosted by the Boston College Law School Rappaport Center on Thursday.
Former Connecticut Governor Looks Back on Career
Former Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy, BC ’77 and BC Law ’80, spoke at an event organized by the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy and the Carroll School of Management.
Rappaport Center Sparks Dialogue on Felon Disenfranchisement
To kick off the weekend before the midterm elections, Boston College Law hosted four guest speakers on Friday to discuss the role that criminal conviction plays in voter and social disenfranchisement and the issues it poses to democracy.
Outgoing Connecticut Governor to Teach Law, Public Policy
Almost 40 years after he left campus, outgoing Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy, BC ’77 and BC Law ’80, will return to Boston College Law School. He will begin teaching at the Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy in January.
Experts in Law Praise Free Speech on College Campuses
“There’s so much that colleges and universities can do, so as to make sure that it’s an inclusive community for all students,” said Erwin Chemerinsky, dean of the University of California at Berkeley School of Law.
O’Malley’s New Melody: The Former Presidential Candidate Is Lecturing for BC Law This Semester
Martin O’Malley, the former Governor of Maryland and presidential candidate, is also the lead singer of his Irish folk-rock band, O’Malley’s March.
Presidential Candidate Martin O’Malley to Be BC Law Visiting Professor This Spring
To inspire law school students to get involved in public policy, the Rappaport Center invited former governor of Maryland Martin O’Malley to serve as a professor and lecturer next semester.
At Daylong Law School Event, Student Debt Solutions
The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy at BC Law hosted an event on Friday to explore the student debt crisis.