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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Sarah MorathThe use of items like straws, bags, and bottles, has become a health concern. Clinical Associate Professor Sarah Morath researches environmental law and analyzes this issue. more...


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Eric Bentley '04

Eric Bentley '04Passion for higher education law takes alumnus from UH general counsel's office to Texas Tech's. more...

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