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College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Phone: (208) 885-2255

Fax: (208) 885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
514 W Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
P.O. Box 83720-0051
Boise, ID 83720-0051

Phone: (208) 364-4560

Fax: (208) 334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Law News Releases

24 UI Law Students Spend Summer Serving Public Thanks to Grant Program

Posted Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:30:00 -0700

This summer, two dozen students from the University of Idaho College of Law are serving the public interest pro bono, thanks to awards from the College’s Summer Public Interest Grant Program. Read more

Longtime Law Librarian Announces Retirement

Posted Tue, 12 Jul 2016 09:30:00 -0700

Ruth Patterson Funabiki, longtime head of Technical Services for the University of Idaho Law Library, has announced her retirement, effective July 29, 2016. Funabiki has spent more than 30 years working within the Idaho and national library communities. Read more

UI Law Professor Available to Discuss Today’s U.S. Supreme Court Decision on Abortion Clinic Restrictions

Posted Mon, 27 Jun 2016 09:00:00 -0700

Shaakirrah Sanders, a law professor at the University of Idaho, is available to discuss the U.S. Supreme Court decision to overrule a Texas law placing restrictions on abortion clinics and resulting in more than half the state’s clinics closing their doors since the law was passed in 2013. Read more

Idaho Teachers Get Lesson in Civic Education and Judiciary

Posted Tue, 07 Jun 2016 09:30:00 -0700

More than two dozen high school teachers from around Idaho will receive special training on civic education and the judiciary during a two-day institute this week in Boise. Read more

American Bar Association Data Ranks UI in Top 20 for Law School Employment Outcomes

Posted Wed, 01 Jun 2016 13:30:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law was recently ranked No. 18 for employment outcomes for its graduates. The data — based on the Class of 2015 — makes UI’s College of Law one of the top law schools west of the Mississippi River, behind only the University of California, Berkeley, and Stanford.
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Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center Project Wins Preservation Idaho Award

Posted Fri, 06 May 2016 08:30:00 -0700

Congratulations are in order to the State of Idaho Department of Administration, Division of Public Works, LKV Architects and the Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center on winning Preservation Idaho's "Contribution to Historic Preservation" award for the restoration of the Old Ada County Courthouse in Boise. The Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center is the home of the College of Law in Boise and is located on the Capitol Mall between the Idaho Legislature and Supreme Court. Read more about the work in the Idaho Statesman. Read more

Annual U-Ideas Symposium Highlights Faculty Members’ Intellectual Passions

Posted Fri, 15 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho Sustainability Center will host its fourth annual U-Ideas Symposium on Thursday, April 21, featuring inspirational presentations from UI faculty members.
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College of Law Congratulates Faculty on Promotions, Tenure

Posted Wed, 30 Mar 2016 11:50:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law wishes to congratulate the following faculty on their recent success Read more

Idaho Law Review 2016 Symposium Addresses Equality in Employment

Posted Thu, 24 Mar 2016 09:30:00 -0700

On Friday, April 1, the University of Idaho College of Law will present the 2016 Idaho Law Review Annual Symposium, “Equality in Employment,” at the Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center on 514 West Jefferson Street in Boise. Read more

College of Law Leaps 16 Spots in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Posted Thu, 17 Mar 2016 11:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho College of Law climbed 16 spots on the U.S. News & World Report rankings of best law schools in the nation, up to position 111. This significant rise is one of the highest in the country and puts the college ahead of other law schools in Eastern Washington, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota and South Dakota. The University of Idaho College of Law is the only ranked law school in the state. Read more

UI College of Law to Offer Master of Laws Degree Beginning Fall 2016

Posted Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16:00:00 -0800

The University of Idaho College of Law is anticipating launching a new Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree program fall semester. Read more

Law Professor Don Burnett to Retire This Spring

Posted Tue, 16 Feb 2016 06:00:00 -0800

Professor of Law Don Burnett will retire from the University of Idaho this spring after 14 years of service. During this time he also has served as dean of the College of Law and interim president of the university. There will be two celebrations to honor Burnett, one in Moscow on March 21 in the Bruce M. Pitman Center and one in Boise on April 21 at the Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center. More details will be announced as the events draw closer. Read more

U.S. Representative, Law and Policy Experts to Discuss Criminal Justice Reform

Posted Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:30:00 -0800

The University of Idaho College of Law will welcome law and public policy experts to the Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center in Boise on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016, for a panel discussion on state and federal criminal justice reform.
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Rebecca Love Kourlis to Address Civil Courts at Denton Darrington Lecture

Posted Mon, 01 Feb 2016 11:46:00 -0800

The Denton Darrington Annual Lecture on Law and Government will be held at 5 p.m. MST, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, at the Idaho Law and Justice Learning Center (ILJLC) in Boise. A welcome reception and tours of the ILJLC will begin at 4 p.m. The lecture is free and open to the public. Read more

CLEO Pilot Program to Bring More Diverse Students to UI College of Law

Posted Thu, 21 Jan 2016 10:20:00 -0800

The University of Idaho College of Law is one of four law schools around the nation participating in a new program aimed at increasing diversity among law professionals. Read more

Professor Shaakirrah Sanders Available to Discuss Constitutional Rights in Idaho Case

Posted Wed, 20 Jan 2016 15:41:00 -0800

On Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, in the United States District Court for the District of Idaho, Meridian Cinemas filed a lawsuit accusing members of the Idaho State Police of violating their constitutionally protected right to freedom of speech. The police had threatened to revoke the theater’s liquor license because they showed the R-rated movie “Fifty Shades of Grey,” which, according to the police, violated section 23-614(2) of the Idaho Code. Read more

Professor Shaakirrah Sanders Available to Discuss Immigration Policy

Posted Tue, 19 Jan 2016 07:48:00 -0800

Today, the United States Supreme Court said it would decide whether or not President Barack Obama has the authority to allow millions of undocumented immigrants to stay and work in the United States without fear of deportation. The case will be heard in April with a final ruling in June. Read more

Professor Angelique EagleWoman Becomes New Dean at Lakehead Law School

Posted Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:09:00 -0800

The University of Idaho College of Law wishes to congratulate Professor Angelique EagleWoman who has just accepted a position as dean of Lakehead University’s Bora Laskin Faculty of Law in Thunder Bay, Ontario. We know from the dedication and hard work she exemplified at the College of Law that she will be an enormous asset to Lakehead law school. And although we are saddened to see Professor EagleWoman leave, we wish her the best on this new venture. Read more

Alicia Garza, Co-Creator of Black Lives Matter Movement, Speaks in Moscow Jan. 15

Posted Thu, 07 Jan 2016 09:13:00 -0800

Social justice activist and co-creator of the Black Lives Matter hashtag and movement Alicia Garza will be the keynote speaker at the University of Idaho, and she will speak at Moscow Middle School, to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. and Idaho Human Rights Day. Read more

13 Students Participate in College of Law Commencement Dec. 19 in Boise

Posted Tue, 22 Dec 2015 10:36:00 -0800

Thirteen out of 19 eligible law students walked in the hooding ceremony for their Juris Doctor from the University of Idaho College of Law in Boise on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015. Read more

College of Law

Physical Address:
Menard 101
711 S. Rayburn Drive

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2321
Moscow, ID 83844-2321

Phone: (208) 885-2255

Fax: (208) 885-5709

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu

Physical Address:
514 W Jefferson Street
Boise, ID 83702

Mailing Address:
College of Law
University of Idaho
P.O. Box 83720-0051
Boise, ID 83720-0051

Phone: (208) 364-4560

Fax: (208) 334-2176

Email: uilaw@uidaho.edu