DIVORCING DRUGS AND VIOLENCE

Research by Shima Baughman, an associate professor at the S.J. Quinney College of Law, is part of discussions surrounding changes to mandatory minimum sentences involving nonviolent drug.

CLEMENCY PETITION

U law professor Paul Cassell, a former federal judge, asks President Obama to commute sentence in Weldon Angelos case citing β€œunjust” 55-year mandatory minimum sentence he was forced to hand down in.

NALOXONE

University Police Department officers carry drug that can reverse opioid overdoses.

SNAIL VENOM: ALTERNATIVE TO OPIOIDS

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the U received a $10 million grant from the Department of Defense to identify new, natural compounds to develop non-opioid drugs for pain management.

A REASON TO SMILE

Inaugural class to graduate from the U’s School of Dentistry.