Faculty in the News

2021

Professor Elizabeth Andrews

February 24 - WHRO Public Media, Virginia, quoted Professor Elizabeth Andrews, director of the Virginia Coastal Policy Center, in a story titled "Virginians Could See Big Jumps in Flood Insurance Rates Soon."  Read the story.

Professor Jeffrey Bellin

January 29: Professor Jeffrey Bellin quoted in story, "Prosecutors Weigh Pro-Trump Mob's Ideology in Sedition Probe." Read the story.

Professor Neal Devins

February 22 – Adam Liptak of the New York Times featured research by Professor Neal Devins and Professor Allison Orr Larsen in a column titled “On Federal Appeals Court, a Spike in Partisanship.” Read the column. New York University Law Review will publish the professors’ research in a forthcoming volume. Read about the research on SSRN.

January 31 - Professor Neal Devins quoted in story, "Trump Appointees Poised to Influence Legal Outcomes for Decades to Come." The story also referenced his new paper, co-authored with Professor Allison Orr Larsen, on courts using the en banc process.

Professor Adam Gershowitz

January 8 - ABC affiliate (Virginia) 13 News Now quoted Professor Adam Gershowitz about the criminal charges that can be brought against the rioters at the Capitol. Read and watch the story.

Professor Kevin Haeberle

February 3 - The Hill published an opinion essay by Professor Kevin Haeberle titled "Selling the Stock Market Short." Read the essay.

January 28 – Wired quoted Professor Kevin Haeberle in a story titled “Robinhood Restricts GameStop Trading- in a Bid to Save Itself.” Read the story.

Professor Allison Orr Larsen

February 22 – Adam Liptak of the New York Times featured research by Professor Neal Devins and Professor Allison Orr Larsen in a column titled “On Federal Appeals Court, a Spike in Partisanship.” Read the column. New York University Law Review will publish the professors’ research in a forthcoming volume. Read about the research on SSRN.

Professor Thomas McSweeney

February 10: The Daily Press published an opinion essay by Professor Thomas McSweeney titled “William & Mary Stakes Claim as Oldest University in America.” Read the essay.

Professor Timothy Zick

February 13: PolitiFact quoted Professor Timothy Zick in the story, “How Solid Is Donald Trump’s First Amendment Impeachment Defense.” Professor Zick’s books include is "The First Amendment in the Trump Era” (Oxford University Press). Read the story.

February 8 - The New York Times talked to Professor Timothy Zick about the concept of "neutral reportage" for story, "Fox Files Motion to Dismiss Smartmatic's $2.7 Billion Defamation Suit." Read the story.

February 4: The New York Times quoted First Amendment expert Timothy Zick in the story “Fox News Is Sued by Election Technology Company for $2.7 Billion.” Read the story.

January 30 - The Virginian-Pilot quoted Professor Timothy Zick in the story, "Large, profane Virginia Beach sign shocked neighbors, but it is 100% legal." Read the story.

January 28 – The Center for International Security at Fordham Law School published a Q&A with Professor Timothy Zick titled “Protesting in America.”  Read the Q&A.

January 15 - Professor Timothy Zick, nationally recognized free speech expert and John Marshall Professor of Government and Citizenship, weighed in on recent recent events in a Q&A. Read “The First Amendment: Limitations and Freedoms.”

January 15 - The New York Times quoted Professor Tim  Zick in a story titled “Fear Spreads in Minnesota Town as “Extremist Group’ Moves to Open Church.”  Read the story.