FAMU Law Classic Weekend Events

ORLANDO, Fla – Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law has scheduled the following events during the annual Classic Weekend:   Friday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m. Rattlers for Justice Scholarship Reception Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Tickets $100.00   Saturday, November 23 at 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Classic Tailgate FAMU Law Food, fun, family…

Photo: (pictured l-r) Ashley Little, 3L; Chelsee Lee, 2L; and Ryan Willis, 3L

FAMU College of Law Students Appointed to Regional Positions with Southern Regional Black Law Student Association

Orlando, Fla – FAMU College of Law students Ashley Little, third year; Chelsee Lee, second year; and Ryan Willis, third year, received appointments to the Southern Regional Black Law Student Association (SRBLSA).   The three students serve as members of SRBLSA Law Journal of the National Black Law Student Association, known as the Southern Journal…

FAMU Law Hosts J.D. Advantage Night

ORLANDO, Fla – Some law students are finding out it pays to have a Juris Doctor or J.D. under their belts. In addition to using their J.D.s to practice law, many recent graduates are succeeding in jobs and professions that specifically cater to candidates with J.D.s, giving them a huge advantage over other job seekers.…

FAMU Law Professor Patricia Broussard Published in William and Mary Journal of Race, Gender and Social Justice

ORLANDO, Fla – Florida A&M University (FAMU) Law Professor Patricia Broussard’s latest article, Unbowed, Unbroken, and Unsung: The Unrecognized Contributions of African American Women in Social Movements, Politics, and the Maintenance of the Democracy has been published in the William & Mary Journal of Race, Gender, and Social Justice.   The article can be read in full…

FAMU Law Grant to Explore Disparities in Medical Marijuana

Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law Professor Jeffrey Brown was awarded a $7,500 grant to study the regulatory and economic impacts that the legalization of medical marijuana in Florida will have on the State’s African-American community. The project is called Assessing Disparate Impacts: The Legalization of Medical Marijuana in Florida and the Legal Implications for Florida’s…