Justice William W. Bedsworth has recently won a California Journalism Award for his column entitled, “A Criminal Waste of Space,” published in The Recorder. He received this honor from the California News Publishers Association.
Attorney Justin Brooks is known for the extensive legal work he has done over many years to overturn wrongful criminal convictions. He has dedicated his career to this cause and currently serves as the Director and Co-Founder of the California Innocence Project.
There are many legal issues associated with the smuggling of migrants by sea from Africa to Europe. Author Matilde Ventrella has recently written a book addressing these legal issues and examining the scope of the European Union (EU) legal framework regarding this crime.
Marilyn E. Phelan, Kimberly Mayfield, and Judge Jay M. Pat Phelan have collaborated on a book that is designed to provide its readers with up-to-date knowledge of sovereign immunity law. This book contains a comprehensive look at the sovereign immunity doctrine and also educates the reader on topics such as current legal issues and roadblocks faced by lawyers practicing sovereign immunity law.