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Tag: Appellate Litigation Clinic

Appellate Litigation Clinic Litigates ACCA Issue in Light of Johnson

Posted February 27, 2017

Two students in the Appellate Litigation Clinic, Christine Ball-Blakely and Andrew Fels, experienced an exciting victory over winter break. Under the supervision of Professor Lucy Jewel, Ball-Blakely and Fels were representing a client who, following burglary convictions, received a sentencing enhancement under the Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA). The reach of the ACCA has been dramatically impacted by the Supreme […] Read more

UT Law students victorious at US Court of Appeals

Posted September 9, 2016

The United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has finally issued decisions in the cases of two clients represented by students of the University of Tennessee College of Law’s Appellate Litigation Clinic during the spring semester of 2016. Read more