Welcome to the FAMU College of Law Online Newsroom

Welcome to the FAMU College of Law Online Newsroom

 

The Office of Advancement and Alumni Affairs fields requests from the media for interviews with FAMU College of Law subject matter experts.

 

The FAMU College of Law has subject matter experts to discuss a wide range of legal topics including Constitutional Law, Criminal Law, Entertainment Law, Environmental Law, Family Law, FAMU College of Law History, Gender Law, Immigration Law, International Law, Juvenile Law, Race and the Law, Sports Law, Water Law and more.

 

To request a media interview with a FAMU College of Law subject matter expert, please contact one of the following staff members:

 

Stephanie Strong, Information and Media Services Coordinator, stephanie.strong@famu.edu

Mildred Graham, Director, Advancement and Alumni Affairs, mildred.graham@famu.edu

 

Email requests are preferred, even on urgent deadlines. Please include:

  • a brief description of the subject to be discussed
  • the deadline
  • the name of your media organization
  • your contact information

 

Every effort will be made to process your media request as soon as possible.

MEDIA NOTE: It is the policy of FAMU to escort members of the media while on campus. Please stop at our security desk in the main lobby and identify yourself as a member of the news media. We are happy to assist you.

 

News Releases

Video News Releases

The 15th Annual Florida A&M University (FAMU) College of Law Hooding Ceremony took place at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, May 11, 2019, where more than 120 candidates ceremoniously received the doctoral hood for the juris doctor degree.

Take a stroll down memory lane as FAMU Law Professor Reginald Mitchell, Sr. discusses the rich history of the FAMU College of Law.

Legal Connections

Legal Connections B2 Winter 2020

Legal Connections B2 features:

  • Tax Exemption for Hate Groups, Professor Darryll Jones
  • Unique History of FAMU Law, Professor Reginald Mitchell, Sr.
  • Virgil Hawkins Collection, Yolanda Jones, Ph.D.
  • Consumer Bankruptcy, Andrew Ballentine, Esq.
  • A Closer Look at Gun Rights, Jeremy Levitt, Ph.D.

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In The News

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Law school graduates wait, worry amid delays in Florida Bar exam

Thousands of prospective attorneys were left in limbo by Florida Bar exam delays due to the coronavirus pandemic, despite a supervised practice program launched in August.
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‘Disappointed but not surprised’: Central Florida activists, legal expert react to grand jury’s decision in Breonna Taylor case

Wednesday, when it was announced that no officers will face charges relating to Taylor’s death, Central Florida activists were ready to speak out again.
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Florida appeals court decides felons must pay all legal fees before they can vote

A Florida court of appeals decided Friday that felons in the state will not be able to vote unless they pay off all their fines.
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Activists call to cut policing in Orange schools, echoing national debate

Activists on Tuesday plan to urge the Orange County School Board to cut back how much it spends on police officers. They say schools need more counselors, not more on-campus officers.,
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