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New Scholarship by Professor Amy Cyphert Cited by Southern District of West Virginia in United States v. Johnson

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West Virginia University College of Law Professor Amy Cyphert recently published a new article in the Seton Hall Law Review. The articled is titled "Reprogramming Recidivism: The First Step Act and Algorithmic Prediction of Risk" and appears in volume 51 of the journal.

Shortly after publication, Professor Cyphert's article was cited by United States District Court, Southern District of West Virignia in an opinion written by Judge Joseph R. Goodwin: United States v. Johnson, No. 2:16-cr-00163-01, 2021 WL 297131 (S.D. W. Va Jan. 28, 2021).

Professor Valarie Blake Publishes New Article in California Law Review Online

West Virginia University College of Law professor Valarie Blake recently published a new article in the California Law Review Online. The article, "Sex Discrimination in Healthcare: Section 1557 and LGBTQ Rights After Bostock", was co-authored with Amy Post (3L) and Ashley Stephens (2L) and appears in volume 11 of the journal.

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Professor Weishart Publishes Commentary on 100 Days in Appalachia

West Virginia University College of Law Professor Joshua Weishart recently published commentary at 100 Days in Appalachia. The post, titled "Remote Learning Highlights Inequities in Public Education. But A Premature Return to In-Person Learning Could Be Worse", appeared on January 14, 2021.  In it, Professor Weishart discusses the return to in-person learning in West Virginia public schools during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read more of Professor Weishart's scholarship on SSRN.

New Citations to WVU Law Faculty Scholarship, July - September 2020

The scholarship of West Virginia University College of Law faculty members is frequently cited as authority in numerous legal disciplines. The following is a list of faculty authored works cited this year between July 1 and September 30, 2020. 

Robert Bastress