February 17, 2012
LRW program hosts Oregon Supreme Court March 8
The Hon. David Schuman to preview cases March 7
The University of Oregon School of Law’s nationally ranked Legal Research and Writing program is once again hosting the Oregon Supreme Court on Thursday March 8, to hear oral arguments in two cases at the Knight Law Center. The arguments will take place in room 175 of the Knight Law Center, 1515 Agate St. in Eugene. After each argument, the Court responds to questions from students. The proceedings are open to the public.
Arguments in the case of State v. Harrell will begin at 9:00 a.m. Arguments in the case of Karuk Tribe of California v. Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon will begin at 10:30 a.m.
Oregon Court of Appeals Judge David Schuman, a 1984 Oregon Law alumnus, will preview the cases from 12:15 to 1:20 p.m. Wednesday, March 7, in room 175 of the Knight Law Center.
The Lane County Bar Association will have its monthly lunch at the law school following both arguments. Justices, court personnel, faculty, and students will join members of the bar for the lunch.
The Legal Research and Writing programs coordinates the Oregon Supreme Court visit on an annual basis.