Law School News


Lateral moves and new arrivals in this week's column.

Slain Florida State University College of Law professor Dan Markel.

Florida Law Professor Killed in Murder-for-Hire, Police Say

By Karen Sloan |

Florida investigators believe law professor Dan Markel was murdered in 2014 by two convicted felons hired by his ex-wife’s brother.

Ken Starr.

Headed Back to Class, Ken Starr Faces Trust Issues, Experts Say

By Karen Sloan |

The former U.S. Solicitor General resigned his chancellor position at Baylor a week after he was demoted from president for mishandling investigations into sexual assault allegations, many against athletes.