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Foster kids trapped as WA system collapses | Crosscut
Abused and neglected kids in Washington’s overwhelmed foster care system were housed in hotels and state offices at a higher rate than ever over the last year, newly released figures show. Lisa Kelly, director of the UW School of Law's Children and Youth Advocacy Clinic, is quoted.
Crosscut  !UWitM  2018  Kelly.Lisa  School:Law  regl 
5 hours ago by uwnews
Opinion | On eve of Constitution Day, defend the proper protocol for changing it | The Seattle Times
"Monday, Sept. 17, is Constitution Day, a time to celebrate the remarkable document signed on Sept. 17, 1787, 231 years ago. But we can’t just honor America’s very special Constitution — we need to protect it vigorously," writes Hugh Spitzer, professor of law at the UW.
Seattle.Times  regl  opinion.analysis  Spitzer.Hugh  !UWitM  2018  School:Law 
4 days ago by uwnews
UW benefactor Jay Shidler lines up a gift that could be worth billions of dollars | Puget Sound Business Journal
Even though he is a major donor to the University of Washington, most people in Seattle don't know Jay Shidler. In an interview Monday while visiting Seattle, Shidler talked about a topic he has mastered: ground leases and structuring them to benefit UW and the University of Hawaii, his alma mater.
Puget.Sound.Business.Journal  !UWitM  2018  Shidler.Jay  regl  School:Law  UW:Medicine  philanthropy 
9 days ago by uwnews
Hearings for Kavanaugh begin in uproar | KUOW
The Supreme Court hearings for Brett Kavanaugh began in an uproar, when the Senate was given 42,000 pages of the judge’s papers less than 24hrs before the hearing. University of Washington law professor Lisa Manheim explains how likely that is to matter.
Manheim.Lisa  KUOW  !UWitM  2018  regl  School:Law 
15 days ago by uwnews
New dean aims to boost diversity at UW Law School | seattlepi.com
The University of Washington Law School has a new dean: Mario Barnes. [This AP story appeared in several outlets]
seattlepi.com  AP  !UWitM  2018  regl  School:Law  Barnes.Mario 
16 days ago by uwnews
UW picks former Navy lawyer with big personality to lead law school | The Seattle Times
The new head of the University of Washington School of Law, Mario Barnes, is a former prosecutor who learned from personal experience how using social identity in a court of law can have long-lasting effects on defendants.
Seattle.Times  regl  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  Barnes.Mario 
17 days ago by uwnews
Seattle protesters rally for abortion rights in opposition to Trump Supreme Court nominee | The Seattle Times
More than a hundred people gathered in Seattle on Sunday to protest President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who remains on track to be confirmed for the seat despite recent events that have challenged the process. Stuart Streichler, a UW affiliate associate law professor, is quoted.
Streichler.Stuart  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  Seattle.Times 
25 days ago by uwnews
How likely are Seattle teachers to walk out on the first day of school? | The Seattle Times
With less than two weeks until school starts in Seattle, how likely are contract negotiations over educator pay to devolve into a teacher walkout? Lea Vaughn, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Vaughn.Lea  Seattle.Times  regl  !UWitM  2018  School:Law 
28 days ago by uwnews
Will a typo tank the biggest gun control initiative in years? | The Stranger
A Thurston County judge threw out more than 300,000 signatures on Initiative 1639 — a gun-control measure — on Friday over illegible type. Hugh Spitzer, a professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
The.Stranger  !UWitM  2018  regl  Spitzer.Hugh  School:Law  guns  waleg 
4 weeks ago by uwnews
IBM has invented coffee drones — and they predict when you need a cup | USA Today
IBM has secured a patent for a coffee drone that not only flies around public spaces to deliver cups of brew but also predicts which people need caffeine pick-me-ups. Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  USA.Today  drones 
4 weeks ago by uwnews
What your car knows about you | Wall Street Journal
Car makers are collecting massive amounts of data from the latest cars on the road. Now, they’re figuring out how to make money off it. Ryan Calo, an associate law professor at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  Wall.Street.Journal  !UWitM  2018  natl  School:Law 
4 weeks ago by uwnews
Voting rights advocates used to have an ally in the government — that’s changing | The New York Times
A new voter ID law could shut out many Native Americans from the polls in North Dakota. Lisa M. Manheim, an associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Manheim.Lisa  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  natl  New.York.Times 
5 weeks ago by uwnews
16-year-old charged with murder | Q13
A 16-year-old charged with the murder of a Kent police officer pleaded not guilty in court Thursday. Kimberly Ambrose, senior lecturer of law at the UW, is interviewed.
Ambrose.Kimberly  Q13  video  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  regl 
6 weeks ago by uwnews
Do local police need to protect ICE workers? | Crosscut
Following a tense standoff in Portland, a union threatens to sue the mayor for telling police to stand down. Jeff Feldman, affiliate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Crosscut  Feldman.Jeff  2018  School:Law  regl  !UWitM 
6 weeks ago by uwnews
When should a teenager be charged as an adult? | KUOW
A 16-year-old was arraigned Thursday at the King County Courthouse for the murder of a Kent police officer. KUOW talks with Seattle Times crime reporter Sara Jean Green, King County prosecutor Dan Satterberg, and UW law professor Kimberly Ambrose, about when a teenager should be charged as an adult.
Ambrose.Kimberly  !UWitM  2018  KUOW  regl  School:Law 
7 weeks ago by uwnews
Brock Turner sought 'outercourse' with victim, says lawyer for ex-Stanford student | The Guardian
A lawyer for Brock Turner, the former Stanford student convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious woman, argued in court during an appeal hearing that his client was seeking “outercourse” with his victim. Mary Fan, a University of Washington law professor, is quoted.
Fan.Mary  !UWitM  2018  natl  School:Law  The.Guardian 
8 weeks ago by uwnews
How social media bots could compromise public health | US News
Headlines for months have railed about social media bots aiming to manipulate election votes. But similar digital devices and the forces behind them may be seeking to influence something even more personal: your health. Ryan Calo, an associate professor at the UW School of Law, is quoted.
US.News  !UWitM  2018  natl  School:Law  Calo.Ryan  robots  Tech.Policy.Lab 
8 weeks ago by uwnews
In TV ad, Democratic congressional candidate Jason Rittereiser lobs ‘treason’ charge at Trump | The Seattle Times
Attempting to stand out in a contested primary for Washington’s 8th Congressional District, Democratic candidate Jason Rittereiser is running a TV ad accusing President Trump of “treason.” UW law professor Hugh Spitzer is quoted.
Spitzer.Hugh  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  Seattle.Times  politics 
8 weeks ago by uwnews
Opinion | Historic deal on shared Macedonian identity must be honoured | The Guardian
"In these critical times, when Europe faces the rise of extreme right wing nationalism and racism, and dangerous revisionisms are resurfacing in the Balkans and Europe dividing people into 'traitors' and 'patriots,' it is more important than ever to support those who take risks for reconciliation," writes a team of academic experts, including Louis Wolcher, a UW professor emeritus of law.
School:Law  Wolcher.Louis  !UWitM  2018  The.Guardian  opinion.analysis  natl 
8 weeks ago by uwnews
Opinion | ‘Aid and comfort’ to enemies: Trump, Russia and treason | The Seattle Times
"Could Trump’s actions provide a legal basis for impeachment under Article II, Section 4, of the Constitution, which provides for removing the president and other officials 'on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors'? The answer is 'yes,'" writes Hugh Spitzer, professor of law at the UW.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  opinion.analysis  Spitzer.Hugh  Seattle.Times 
9 weeks ago by uwnews
President Trump's pick for SCOTUS | KIRO Radio
KIRO Radio interviews Ronald Collins, professor of law at the UW, about President Trump's pick for the vacant spot on the Supreme Court.
KIRO  radio  !UWitM  2018  Collins.Ronald  School:Law  politics  regl 
9 weeks ago by uwnews
Bots of the internet, reveal yourselves! | The New York Times
A bill in the California legislature would regulate bots by making them disclose their automated nature. But how? Ryan Calo, a co-director of the Tech Policy Lab at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  Tech.Policy.Lab  School:Law  New.York.Times  natl  !UWitM  2018 
9 weeks ago by uwnews
What’s a company’s obligation to the customer when it makes a promise it can’t keep? | KIRO 7
Those who arrived at the Tacoma Mall Build-A-Bear Workshop store early enough to take advantage of the company's Pay Your Age Day promotion Thursday were smiling. But thousands of people locally, and at stores throughout the world, received nothing but a coupon for $15 off because demand apparently far exceeded supply. Steve Calandrillo, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  Calandrillo.Steve  regl  KIRO 
10 weeks ago by uwnews
As more Dems call to abolish ICE, questions grow about how that would work | WJLA
The White House is escalating efforts to challenge calls to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement as the movement picks up steam among Democrats. Angelica Chazaro, assistant professor of law at the UW, is quoted. [This wire story appeared in several outlets]
Chazaro.Angelica  !UWitM  2018  regl  School:Law 
11 weeks ago by uwnews
Land-trust case raises red flags across Indian country | The New York Times
The U.S. Department of Interior is reconsidering its 2015 decision to place some 300 acres into trust for the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe. A federal judge who sided with local residents challenging the declaration sent it back to the agency for reconsideration in the final months of President Barack Obama's administration in 2016. Robert Anderson, director of the Native American Law Center at the UW, is quoted. [This AP story appeared in several outlets]
Anderson.Robert  Native.American.Law.Center  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  New.York.Times  natl  AP 
11 weeks ago by uwnews
What Justice Kennedy's retirement means | KIRO Radio
KIRO Radio interviews Ronald Collins, professor of law at the UW, about Supreme Court Justice Kennedy's retirement announcement.
radio  KIRO  regl  !UWitM  2018  Collins.Ronald  School:Law 
12 weeks ago by uwnews
City Council, Everett Districts Now may merge ballot items | Everett Herald
The two groups making separate proposals to create Everett City Council districts are considering putting a joint measure on November’s ballot to avoid confusing voters. The council’s proposed measure was drafted with the help of Hugh Spitzer, a UW law professor.
Everett.Herald  !UWitM  2018  regl  Spitzer.Hugh  School:Law 
12 weeks ago by uwnews
All 4 living former first ladies condemn Trump border policy that separates families | The New York Times
In the weeks since the Trump administration instituted a zero tolerance policy that seeks to criminally prosecute anyone who crosses the border unlawfully and effectively causes children to be separated from their families, criticism has poured in from advocacy groups, lawmakers on both sides of the aisle and a host of political luminaries who are no longer in office. Mary Fan, a UW law professor, is quoted.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  New.York.Times  Fan.Mary 
june 2018 by uwnews
2 options drafted for Everett City Council districting vote | The Everett Herald
The Everett City Council has finished a draft of its districting ordinance. Hugh Spitzer, a University of Washington law professor, is mentioned.
Spitzer.Hugh  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  Everett.Herald 
june 2018 by uwnews
How mapping marijuana DNA could change the future of pot | Rolling Stone
Scientists hope that a "cannabis genome" could mean better results for growers and patients — but will it allow big pharma to take over? Sean O'Connor, a law professor at the UW, is quoted.
O'Connor.Sean  !UWitM  2018  natl  Rolling.Stone  School:Law  marijuana 
june 2018 by uwnews
Can the president pardon himself? | KUOW
Lisa Manheim, professor of law at the UW, is interviewed on KUOW's "The Record" about whether President Trump can pardon himself.
KUOW  !UWitM  2018  regl  politics  School:Law  Manheim.Lisa  radio 
june 2018 by uwnews
Supreme Court tie favors Indian tribes in Washington | The New York Times
Washington state must restore salmon habitat by removing barriers that block fish migration after the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday left in place a lower court order. Robert Anderson, director of the Native American Law Center at the UW, is quoted. [This AP story appeared in several outlets]
New.York.Times  !UWitM  2018  natl  AP  Anderson.Robert  School:Law  Native.American.Law.Center 
june 2018 by uwnews
Victory for tribal treaty rights and salmon as US Supreme Court upholds culvert case ruling | KNKX
Tribes and conservationists are celebrating a decision by the U.S. Supreme Court that upholds tribal treaty fishing rights. Robert Anderson, director of the Native American Law Center at the UW, is quoted.
Anderson.Robert  !UWitM  2018  KNKX  regl  Native.American.Law.Center  School:Law 
june 2018 by uwnews
Will the state learn from another loss on tribal fishing rights? | Crosscut
On Monday; the United States Supreme Court affirmed lower court rulings that Washington had to accelerate its replacement of “barrier culverts” that were harming salmon runs and therefore violating tribal treaty fishing rights. Robert Anderson, director of the Native American Law Center at the UW, is quoted.
Anderson.Robert  Native.American.Law.Center  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  Crosscut 
june 2018 by uwnews
Supreme Court gives tribes a victory over Washington state in salmon case | KUOW
A tie in the U.S. Supreme Court may cost Washington state $2 billion. The court split 4-4 Monday in a long-running court battle between tribes and the state over salmon-blocking road culverts. Robert Anderson, director of the Native American Law Center at the UW, is quoted.
KUOW  !UWitM  2018  regl  Anderson.Robert  Native.American.Law.Center  School:Law 
june 2018 by uwnews
Google bars uses of its artificial intelligence tech in weapons | The New York Times
Google will not allow its artificial intelligence software to be used in weapons or unreasonable surveillance efforts under new standards for its business decisions in the nascent field, the Alphabet Inc unit said on Thursday. A tweet by Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted. [This Reuters story appeared in several outlets]
Reuters  New.York.Times  !UWitM  2018  natl  Calo.Ryan  School:Law 
june 2018 by uwnews
'Jena 6' figure addresses fellow law school grads | The New York Times
A man who faced an attempted murder charge as a teenager in a case that sparked the "Jena 6" civil rights protest in central Louisiana in 2006 has graduated from the University of Washington law school. [This AP story appeared in several outlets]
New.York.Times  !UWitM  2018  natl  AP  students  School:Law 
june 2018 by uwnews
'Jena 6' defendant Theo Shaw delivers law school commencement address | NOLA
If we've learned nothing else in this current age, it's that a man who appears to be one thing in public can be something else in private. Theodore Roosevelt Shaw, then 17, was one of six black teenagers from Jena High School accused of attempted murder in an attack on a white student at the school. He gave an address to his graduating class at the UW's School of Law commencement Sunday.
students  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  NOLA  Commencement 
june 2018 by uwnews
Two Supreme Court candidates bounced from ballot | NW News Network
Two candidates for the Washington Supreme Court have been disqualified from appearing on the November ballot. Hugh Spitzer, professor of law at the UW, is interviewed.
Spitzer.Hugh  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  NW.News.Network  regl 
june 2018 by uwnews
What SCOTUS' wedding cake ruling means for Northwest | KUOW
The U.S. Supreme Court issued a narrowly focused ruling Monday that favored Masterpiece Cakes, a Colorado bakery, which refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. Peter Nicolas, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Nicolas.Peter  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  KUOW 
june 2018 by uwnews
Charlottesville hate marcher elected by Republican Party | The Daily Beast
An affiliate of a “pro-white” group who marched in Charlottesville last year was elected to a Republican Party post in Washington state last week. Hugh Spitzer, a professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Spitzer.Hugh  !UWitM  2018  natl  Daily.Beast  School:Law 
june 2018 by uwnews
Slim chance of Amazon's Echo device sharing private conversations | KUOW
Ryan Calo, director of the Tech Policy Lab at the UW and associate professor of law, is interviewed about the recent glitch involving an Amazon Echo device.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  KUOW  !UWitM  2018  regl  amazon  radio 
may 2018 by uwnews
The Supreme Court is stubbornly analog — by design | FiveThirtyEight
The Supreme Court is an openly — even proudly — technophobic institution. Ryan Calo, an associate professor in the UW School of Law, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  Five.Thirty.Eight 
may 2018 by uwnews
Amazon's Alexa eavesdropped and shared the chat, report says | Bloomberg
Amazon said a series of miscues picked up by one of its voice-activated Echo speakers during an Oregon couple’s private conversation resulted in the chat being recorded and sent to one of their acquaintances without their knowledge. Ryan Calo, an associate professor in the UW School of Law, is quoted. [Note: This story appeared in multiple outlets]
Bloomberg  !UWitM  2018  natl  School:Law  Calo.Ryan 
may 2018 by uwnews
Amazon: Alexa Echo sent recorded conversation in 'unlikely' string of events | CBS News
An "unlikely" string of events prompted Amazon's Echo personal assistant device to record a Portland, Oregon, family's private conversation and then sent the recording to an acquaintance in Seattle, the company said Thursday. Ryan Calo, an associate professor at the UW School of Law, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  CBS.News 
may 2018 by uwnews
Local government officials may be barred from blocking Twitter critics | The Spokesman-Review
A federal court ruling in a case involving President Donald Trump and his Twitter account could affect state and local officials throughout the country. Bob Gomulkiewicz, a professor at the UW School of Law, is quoted.
Spokesman.Review  !UWitM  2018  regl  Gomulkiewicz.Bob  School:Law 
may 2018 by uwnews
Monday's Supreme Court decision: A 'license to break the law'? | KUOW
A 5-4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the ability of employers to force employees into individual arbitration. UW law professor Eric Schnapper is interviewed.
KUOW  !UWitM  2018  regl  Schnapper.Eric  School:Law 
may 2018 by uwnews
Can King County win its lawsuit against big oil? | Seattle Weekly
On May 9, King County filed a suit against five major oil companies — Royal Dutch Shell, ExxonMobil, BP, Chevron, and ConocoPhillips — alleging that the corporations knew about the impacts of fossil fuels on climate change, but downplayed them to the public. Hugh Spitzer, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Spitzer.Hugh  !UWitM  2018  regl  Seattle.Weekly  School:Law 
may 2018 by uwnews
Anatomy of an insanity defense: Attorneys failed to convince jurors that mental illness was major factor in homicides | The Yakima Herald
Despite their attorneys arguing that they suffer from mental illness, Manuel Enrique Verduzco Jr. and Santiago Santos were sentenced to prison at the conclusion of two recent high-profile murder trials in Yakima. Helen Anderson, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Anderson.Helen  Yakima.Herald  !UWitM  2018  regl  School:Law 
may 2018 by uwnews
UW students rally for alum's release from Iranian prison | KING 5
The University of Washington Jackson School for International Studies held a rally Tuesday calling for the release of Xiyue Wang from an Iranian prison.
KING  regl  !UWitM  2018  Jackson.School.International.Studies  College:Arts&Sciences  School:Law  Center.Human.Rights 
may 2018 by uwnews
Editorial | Accusing Amazon of a felony shows skewed logic | The Seattle Times
"The labor-backed group Working Washington urges the state’s attorney general to prosecute Amazon for “intimidating a public servant,” a class B felony," writes The Seattle Times Editorial Board. Hugh Spitzer, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Spitzer.Hugh  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  Seattle.Times  regl 
may 2018 by uwnews
Google's artificial intelligence can pass as human — should it be required to tell people it's a machine? | The Washington Post
Google's unveiling of Duplex, an automated voice assistant, has thrown a spotlight on how advanced AI can now carry on conversations that are so lifelike that even a human listener can be fooled. Madeline Lamo, a University of Washington law student researching robotic harms and free speech, is quoted.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  Washington.Post  Lamo.Madeline  Artificial.Intelligence 
may 2018 by uwnews
Opinion | ‘Blurred Lines’ ruling brings justice to composers like Marvin Gaye | The Seattle Times
A recent federal appellate court ruling that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke infringed on a famous Marvin Gaye song serves to endorse audio recordings as evidence of the compositions of “aural” composers who do not use European-based sheet music. This advances social justice for songwriters from disadvantaged backgrounds, write UW law professor Sean O'Connor and his Howard University colleagues, Lateef Mtima and Steven Jamar.
O'Connor.Sean  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  Seattle.Times  regl  opinion.analysis 
may 2018 by uwnews
Should the government regulate artificial intelligence? | WSJ
Artificial intelligence brings tremendous opportunity for business and society. But it has also created fear that letting computers make decisions could cause serious problems that might need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Ryan Calo, an associate law professor at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  Wall.Street.Journal 
may 2018 by uwnews
Rod Rosenstein: Justice Department 'not going to be extorted' by threats | USA Today
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein told a Law Day audience Tuesday that the Justice Department won't be intimidated by critics as it supervises ongoing investigations. Ronald Collins, a constitutional law expert at the UW, is quoted.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  USA.Today  Collins.Ronald  natl 
may 2018 by uwnews
Serial killer found through DNA website | Q13
Law enforcement found the so-called Golden State Killer by searching a DNA database from a family tree website. Mary Fan, professor of law at the UW, is interviewed.
Q13  !UWitM  2018  regl  video  Fan.Mary  School:Law  genetics&dna 
april 2018 by uwnews
Supreme Court considers Trump's travel ban | KUOW
Bill Radke talks to Lisa Manheim, associate professor at the University of Washington School of Law, about what arguments were presented in front of the Supreme Court on Wednesday in favor and against President Trump's travel ban.
KUOW  regl  !UWitM  2018  Manheim.Lisa  School:Law 
april 2018 by uwnews
Tribes take Washington to Supreme Court over salmon-blocking culverts | KUOW
Kim Malcolm talks with University of Washington law professor Robert Anderson about a U.S. Supreme Court case involving Native American fishing rights in Washington state. At issue is whether Washington state should pay to fix culverts, which block the passage of salmon.
Anderson.Robert  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  KUOW 
april 2018 by uwnews
Self-driving cars, thinking machines will test limits of tort law | Forbes
Self-driving cars, machines that teach themselves how to operate and home digital assistants that can enter into legally binding contracts are all either on the market now or soon will be. So the next question is: Whom do you sue when they run amok? Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  Forbes  natl 
april 2018 by uwnews
Supreme Court showdown: Washington’s attorney general vs. tribes over salmon habitat | The Seattle Times
A 20-year battle over salmon-blocking road culverts lands in the U.S. Supreme Court Wednesday, in a historic showdown pitting the Washington state attorney general against the U.S. government and Washington tribes defending their treaty right to fish. Bob Anderson, director of the Native American Law Center at the UW, is quoted.
Anderson.Robert  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  Native.American.Law.Center  regl  Seattle.Times 
april 2018 by uwnews
AI is an excuse for Facebook to keep messing up | The Verge
Artificial intelligence is a broad umbrella term that can include automation of all varieties, machine learning, or even more specifically deep learning. Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  The.Verge  natl 
april 2018 by uwnews
AI will solve Facebook’s most vexing problems, Mark Zuckerberg says — just don’t ask when or how | The Washington Post
Artificial intelligence will solve Facebook’s most vexing problems, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg insists. He just can’t say when, or how. Ryan Calo, an assistant professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  Washington.Post  natl 
april 2018 by uwnews
‘Seismic shift’: New law will reduce number of juveniles sent to adult court in Washington state | The Seattle Times
A new law will reduce the number of 16- and 17-year-olds who have been charged with a handful of violent offenses from entering the adult criminal-justice system. Kim Ambrose, a senior lecturer of law at the UW, is quoted.
Ambrose.Kimberly  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  Seattle.Times 
april 2018 by uwnews
New dean named for UW law school | The Seattle Times
Mario Barnes, a professor at the University of California, Irvine, will become the University of Washington law school’s dean.
Seattle.Times  !UWitM  2018  regl  School:Law  Barnes.Mario 
march 2018 by uwnews
UW law announces addition of Mario L. Barnes as dean | JD Journal
Mario L. Barnes is set to join the University of Washington School of Law as the new dean.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  Barnes.Mario  regl  JD.Journal 
march 2018 by uwnews
A fight over salmon-killing roads is now a Supreme Court case about Native rights | KUOW
Culverts — stream-carrying pipes that run under roads — can keep salmon from swimming upstream to spawn. Robert Anderson, a tribal law professor at the UW, is quoted.
Anderson.Robert  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  KUOW  regl 
march 2018 by uwnews
Is tricking a robot the same thing as hacking it? | Quartz
A team of computer scientists and a lawyer at University of Washington are raising a curious question: Do current US laws cover cutting-edge research that allows people to bend AI to their will? The UW's Ryan Calo, associate professor of law, and Tadayoshi Kohno, professor of computer science and engineering, are quoted.
Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  natl  Quartz  Kohno.Tadayoshi  College:Engineering  Allen.School 
march 2018 by uwnews
Franklin County officials are lawyering up to square off. And you’re going to pay for it | Yakima Herald
Franklin County taxpayers can expect to pay thousands of dollars in legal bills in the case pitting Tri-City judges against the county clerk. Hugh Spitzer, professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Spitzer.Hugh  !UWitM  2018  regl  Yakima.Herald  School:Law 
march 2018 by uwnews
The Hoodwitch accuses Starbucks of ripping her off | The Stranger
Bri Luna, the creator of The Hoodwitch, a Seattle-based online retail story and community, is accusing Starbucks of ripping off her image with its new crystal ball frappuccino. Zahr Said, a professor of intellectual property and copyright law and the UW, is quoted.
Said.Zahr  The.Stranger  !UWitM  2018  regl  School:Law 
march 2018 by uwnews
Opinion | Now are you ready to safeguard your personal data? | The Seattle Times
"Facebook’s data leak has shocked many people regarding the vulnerability of user data, yet this type of privacy breach should not surprise those who have paid attention to the growth of social networks in the age of Big Data," writes Alex Alben, an instructor at the UW's Tech Policy Law Clinic.
opinion.analysis  !UWitM  2018  Seattle.Times  School:Law  Alben.Alex  Tech.Policy.Lab  regl 
march 2018 by uwnews
Uber crash shows 'catastrophic failure' of self-driving technology, experts say | The Guardian
Video of the first self-driving car crash that killed a pedestrian suggests a “catastrophic failure” by Uber’s technology, according to experts in the field, who said the footage showed the autonomous system erring on one of its most basic functions. Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
The.Guardian  !UWitM  2018  Calo.Ryan  School:Law  natl 
march 2018 by uwnews
Should we pay for Facebook? ‘Something needs to change’ to resolve data privacy tension | GeekWire
Many of us pay a monthly or annual fee for Netflix, Spotify, Amazon Prime and other online services. So why not pay for Facebook? Ryan Calo, associate professor at the University of Washington School of Law, is quoted.
GeekWire  Calo.Ryan  School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl 
march 2018 by uwnews
'Uber should be shut down': friends of self-driving car crash victim seek justice | The Guardian
Loved ones are in shock over the death of Elaine Herzberg in Arizona, but questions remain as to whether Uber will be held accountable. Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  !UWitM  2018  natl  School:Law  The.Guardian 
march 2018 by uwnews
What Uber’s fatal accident could mean for the autonomous-car industry | MIT Technology Review
The first pedestrian death by an autonomous car is leading some experts to ask whether the industry is moving too fast to deploy the technology. Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  !UWitM  2018  natl  MIT.Technology.Review  School:Law 
march 2018 by uwnews
Are we doing enough to stop a hack? | KOMO Radio
David Kris, a lecturer of law at the UW, is interviewed about whether the U.S. government is doing enough to stop another potential hack of the country's election system.
KOMO  radio  !UWitM  2018  regl  Kris.David  School:Law 
march 2018 by uwnews
Artificial intelligence rules more of your life — who rules AI? | WSJ
Tech companies are working on standards for the field of artificial intelligence. Although, critics see their efforts as attempts to stave off government oversight. Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Calo.Ryan  !UWitM  2018  School:Law  Wall.Street.Journal  natl  Artificial.Intelligence 
march 2018 by uwnews
In Washington, there’s a low-cost alternative to hiring (or becoming) a lawyer | The Seattle Times
Washington lawyers are trying to get the word out about a new type of legal license that has begun to give non-lawyers the ability to practice certain types of law in this state. The UW's Continuing Education Program and the UW School of Law are mentioned.
School:Law  !UWitM  2018  regl  Seattle.Times  Continuum.College 
march 2018 by uwnews
Federal government power | KIRO Radio
Kathryn Watts, a UW law professor, is interviewed about the power of the federal government on issues involving marijuana and immigration.
radio  !UWitM  2018  KIRO  regl  Watts.Kathryn  School:Law 
february 2018 by uwnews
Washington state lawmakers make speedy move to shield their records from the public | The Seattle Times
With no debate, the Washington state House and Senate approved a bill Friday that makes some legislative records public starting in July — but shields records that already exist. Hugh Spitzer, a law professor at the UW, is quoted.
Spitzer.Hugh  !UWitM  2018  Seattle.Times  regl  waleg  School:Law 
february 2018 by uwnews
Autopilot: Is Seattle ready for self-driving cars? | Seattle Magazine
Kirkland is one of the few U.S. cities where self-driving cars are being tested. How else are state and local leaders preparing? Ryan Calo, associate professor of law at the UW, is quoted.
Seattle.Magazine  !UWitM  2018  regl  Calo.Ryan  School:Law 
february 2018 by uwnews
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