Law & Politics

2021 ‘Best Graduate Schools’

New rankings from U.S. News & World Report are out—see how the U ranked in the 2021 “Best Graduate Schools.”


Faust Law Library is closed

The Law Library is currently closed and our staff is telecommuting.  Members of the law school community may access the building using their card keys, though we encourage people to stay home.


Shaping young minds

Law students are learning while they teach through the Kids’ Court program.


A close-up of a judge's gavel

U research suggests public safety risks in bail reform

Discussions of reforming the bail system often turn to the question of public safety. Would people out on bail commit crimes? The answer appears to be yes.


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Following Utah’s legislative session

The best way to stay up to date on the legislative session and all things politics in Utah is right at your fingertips.


Deadline approaching for submissions to the Hinckley Journal

Paper submissions are now open for the 2020 Hinckley Journal of Politics.


U researchers craft statewide plan to address homelessness

The plan calls for true coordination in communities to make homelessness rare, brief and nonrecurring.


Trump-appointed consumer protection official to visit the U

The event occurs on Jan. 31, 2020.


Seminar addresses Native American Downwinders

Nuclear tests, uranium industry effects in Southern Utah continue.


Student well-being takes priority at College of Law

The S.J. Quinney College of Law is bringing the wellness conversation into the classroom.