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Faculty Achievements: Week Ending February 7, 2014

Professor Tessa Dysart will present her article, "The Protected Innocence Initiative," at Duke University School of Law's "Current Issues in Sex Trafficking" symposium on March 3. The article is published in the Duke Journal of Gender Law & Policy.

Professor Lynne Marie Kohm was quoted in a The Daily Beast article, "Pressure Builds on Democratic Attorneys General to Quit Fighting Gay Marriage." Published on January 24, the article addresses Virginia Attorney General Mike Herring's decision to not defend the Commonwealth’s constitutional ban on same-sex marriage.

Professor David Wagner's 2007 article, "The End of Virtual Constitutionalism," was cited in an opinion of the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on January 21, 2014 regarding Commonwealth v. Williams.

Professor David Wagner's article, "Who Loves a Jury?" was cited in The Legal Examiner.

Judge Patricia L. West joins the Regent community as a distinguished professor of law and government and an associate dean at Regent Law. Judge West served as a judge in the Virginia Beach Circuit Court and most recently served as chief deputy attorney general of Virginia.

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