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Archive: July 2020

Brandon Garrett among law professors across nation calling on Congress for police accountability

July 8, 2020

More than 300 law professors from across the country signed a letter last week calling on Congress to end qualified immunity and create vicarious liability for local government units when their officers violate people’s constitutional rights.

As stated in the … Continue Reading →

Award-winning journalist Boughton to lead communications at Duke Center for Science and Justice

July 7, 2020

Melissa Boughton, who has been an award-winning journalist for nearly a decade, joined the Duke Center for Science and Justice this week as the Senior Communications Specialist.

Boughton most recently worked as the Courts, Law, Democracy and Immigration reporter at … Continue Reading →