ACS Member News: Week of November 18, 2019

ACS Board of Directors member Peter Shane, ACS Faculty Advisor at Stetson University College of Law Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, and ACS members Paul Butler, Joshua Dressler, and Jed Shugerman were featured in a Vox article describing the legal ramifications of President Trump's threatening tweet to former ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch.

ACS Board of Advisors member Elizabeth Cabraser was honored by the National Consumer Law Center with the Vern Countryman Consumer Law Award.

ACS Faculty Advisor at the University of Kentucky College of Law Joshua Douglas will join the transition team for Kentucky Secretary of State-Elect Michael G. Adams.

ACS Faculty Advisor at Georgia State College of Law and Georgia Lawyer Chapter Board of Advisors member Neil Kinkopf was mentioned in a Washington Post article concerning Attorney General Barr's accusation that Democrats are using their powers to sabotage the executive branch.

ACS Chicago Lawyer Chapter Co-Chair Daniel Cotter published an article in the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin highlighting Supreme Court recusals and impartiality inquiries.

ACS Bay Area Lawyer Chapter Leader Mary Elizabeth Hanna-Weir was awarded the 2019 Unity Award by the Minority Bar Coalition of the San Francisco Bay Area.

ACS Student Chapter Leader at Nebraska College of Law Bobby Larsen described his experience participating in a Leaders From Law workshop in a Nebraska College of Law article.