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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Briefcase Radio: Juvenile due process

Jacqueline LiptonThe year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the In re Gault Supreme Court decision. Professor Ellen Marrus is the director of The Center for Children, Law & Policy at the University of Houston Law Center and explains why Gault was such a landmark ruling. more...


EENRUHLC's EENR symposium tackles myriad energy industry issues throughout North America more...

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UH Law Center professor to discuss policies and reform efforts during three-day criminal justice symposium more...

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Featured Alum

UHLC alum's athletic past spurs career in sports law

After running cross country and track as a Texas Christian University student-athlete, J.T. Reinert set his sights on a career in sports law at the college level. more...

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Student Spotlight

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Summer job with League City's top attorney confirms UHLC student's legal aspirations more...

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