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Tag: Penny White

U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals holds oral arguments at UT College of Law

Posted February 17, 2017

The United States Army Court of Criminal Appeals (ACCA) recently held oral arguments for U.S. v. Mayo at the College of Law. Students had the unique opportunity to observe the JAG Corps in action, as well as meet with and ask questions of the Army officers involved. Sgt. Montrell Mayo was convicted of assault, battery, and premeditated […] Read more

Faculty Notes: October 2016

Posted October 18, 2016

Faculty Notes, compiled and written by Teri Baxter, is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

Ouch!

Posted October 10, 2016

“Ouch!” I wrote in a reply e-mail. I had received a message from a judge asking me to take a look at a book he had written, which he described as “premised upon the fact that law school teaches nothing about how to try a case.” Read more

Faculty Forum, August 2016

Posted August 16, 2016

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

Faculty Forum, March 2016

Posted March 22, 2016

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

Faculty Forum, October 2015

Posted October 26, 2015

Faculty Forum is a monthly feature highlighting the achievements of faculty at UT Law including publications in academia and the media, speaking engagements, interviews, awards, and other accomplishments. Read more

In the news: White talks gender bias in judicial appointments with Washington Post

Posted September 18, 2015

Penny White, a UT Law professor and former Tennessee Supreme Court justice, recently discussed the ousting of Fairfax County, Virginia Justice Jane Marum Roush in an interview with the Washington Post​. In the article, White says that the lack of female judicial appointments in Virginia and nationwide are both direct results of gender bias in […] Read more