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Monday, September 30, 2013

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM
Event: Monday Morning View
Repeats weekly forever

Join the deans, administrative staff and faculty for a 15-minute stand up meeting in the Dean's Lobby every Monday morning at 9 a.m.  Stay informed about events and activities at Arizona Law!

Location: Dean's Lobby, 2nd Floor


12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Event: Death With Dignity - Advance Directives

Learn why they are important and help seniors prepare the real thing.

MANDATORY TRAINING: Monday, September 30, 2013, Noon - 1:30 p.m., Room 160; Lunch will be served.

HANDS-ON CLINIC: Thursday, October 17, 2013, 9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Armory Park Senior Center All students welcome. Training is required to participate in the clinic.

Please respond to Jane Burch at jmburch@email.arizona.edu to let her know if you can participate in the clinic, and confirm that you can attend the training.

Location: Room 160


12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Event: Indigent Defense and the Implications of Gideon v. Wainwright

 The American Constitution Society presents Jeff Roth, an attorney with the Maricopa County Public Defender's Office, speaking about indigent defense, the practical aspects of being a public defender and the implications of Gideon v. Wainwright.  Lunch from Jimmy John's will be served.

Contact:  Reshma Amin - ramin@email.arizona.edu

Location: Room 168


12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Event: Law Students for Reproductive Justice Meeting

Join us for this special event planning session.

Location: Rm 137 Department: Law Students for Reproductive Justice


3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Event: Panel Discussion on the "Baby Veronica" Indian Child Welfare Case Featuring Professor Barbara Atwood

There will be a live and live webcast presentation at the James E. Rogers College of Law of a panel discussion on the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision involving the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl, (the "Baby Veronica" case). The widely-publicized case represents one of the Court's most important decisions in recent decades on issues of central concern to Family Law and Federal Indian Law.

The webcast will be broadcast from Western New England University School of Law, Blake Law Center in Springfield, Massachusetts with panelists that include Professor Laura Briggs, Chair, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Dept. at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and Trace A. DeMeyer, Shawnee-Cherokee author, journalist, and blogger. The "live" part of the event will occur at the James E. Rogers College of Law, Room 138, where, via Skype, UA Law Professor Barbara Atwood, Mary Anne Richey Professor Emerita of Law and one of the country's foremost authorities on the ICWA, will participate in the panel presentation.

Seating in the room is limited, and doors will be closed once Professor Atwood begins her Skype presentation, so please try to arrive by 3:30 if you plan to attend. Thank you.

Location: Room 138