Environmental Law Clinic Brings Clean Air Act Suit Against Coal-Fired Power Plant
October 04, 2010
The efforts of the Environmental Law Clinic at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law in relation to a controversial coal-fired power plant in the southeast Colorado town of Lamar are featured in the latest issue of the Denver weekly newspaper Westword. For more information about the story please click here.
Sherry Manning, 2010 Masters of Resource Law Studies Graduate, Returns to the Philippines
September 17, 2010
Sherry Manning, a University of Denver Sturm College of Law Master’s in Resource Law Studies graduate, has returned to the Philippines where she lived from March 2006 to August 2008 while serving as a Peace Corps volunteer. To read more about Ms. Manning, please click here.
Graduate Profile: Becky Bye, JD 2005, Legal Counsel for the U.S. Department of Energy
September 08, 2010
Becky Bye, a 2005 JD graduate of the Sturm College of Law, serves as legal counsel for the U.S. Department of Energy. To read a profile about Ms. Bye, please click here.
“Investing in China, Southeast Asia: Ethical and Business Perspectives” Presentation Sept. 8
September 03, 2010
The Association of International Petroleum Negotiators is sponsoring a program entitled “Investing in China and Southeast Asia: Ethical and Business Perspectives” in Denver on Sept. 8. For more information please click here.
Judge Carlos Lucero of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit Speaks to Students
September 03, 2010
Recently Judge Carlos Lucero, a member of the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, spoke to a gathering of University of Denver Sturm College of Law students from the Environmental and Natural Resources Law program. Please click here for more information.
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor Visits Sturm College of Law
August 27, 2010
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor spoke yesterday at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law. Justice Sotomayor addressed 250 high school and university students and offered her observations about working her way from a humble background to America’s highest court. Please click here to read more about Justice Sotomayor’s visit.
Speakers Series Established by the Env. and Natural Resources Program: First Event on Sept. 15
August 24, 2010
The Environmental and Natural Resources Law Program (ENRLP) at the University of Denver Sturm College of Law has announced establishment of a “Speaker Series” that will feature leaders in the environmental and natural resources sectors. The Speakers Series will kick off on Sept. 15, 2010, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. in room 125 with remarks by two former Assistant Secretaries of the U.S. Interior Department, John A. Carver Jr. and Rebecca C. Watson. Please click here for more details.
2010 LLM Graduate Captain Micah M. Miller Resumes Duties With Marine Corps JAG Office
August 23, 2010
As an active duty Marine Corps Judge Advocate, Captain Micah M. Miller has already served as a prosecutor, defense attorney, and deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom to advise on operational law matters. In early 2009, he was selected to return to school to obtain an advanced law degree in environmental and natural resources law and policy. Please click here to read the entire story about Captain Miller.
Judge Carlos Lucero, U.S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals Judge, to Speak at College of Law Aug. 26
August 20, 2010
U.S. Tenth Circuit Federal Court of Appeals Judge Carlos F. Lucero will speak from 12 noon to 1 p.m. on Aug. 26 in room 259 to Sturm College of Law students. Judge Lucero was appointed to the Court of Appeals in 1995 by President Bill Clinton. Judge Lucero will speak in particular about his experience working with Latin American federal judges on matters related to environmental and natural resources cases. Please click here to read more about this event.
DU’s Env. Law Clinic Wins Court Order on Behalf of Friends of Animals and WildEarth Guardians
August 17, 2010
The Sturm College of Law Environmental Law Clinic (ELC) successfully obtained a recent court order that requires Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar to determine by Nov. 2011 whether 12 parrots warrant federal protection. For more information, please click here.