Juris Blog

‘Resurrecting Truth’ Symposium Explores Importance of Trust in Public Discourse

By Nicole Prieto, Editor-in-Chief Additional Reporting by Natalia Holliday, Web Editor Duquesne University School of Law hosted the symposium “Resurrecting Truth in American Law and Public Discourse: Shall These Bones Live?” last Thursday through Friday, featuring a keynote presentation and two panels of distinguished scholars from various institutions across the […]

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Can Disney Play for All the Marvels?

By Samantha Cook, Staff Writer Over the last few weeks, the Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox have reportedly discussed the sale of many of Fox’s media and entertainment assets to Disney.[1] Though the details of the talks have been confidential, it seems clear that Disney’s ultimate goal is […]

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Euthanasia & Contractual Capacity

By Ashley Javier, Staff Writer The concept behind euthanasia is that one may die with dignity, in which the individual believes he or she would rather end life in a more peaceful manner than to prolong the suffering they are experiencing and may endure in the future.  Euthanasia is often […]

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