Top Stories - May 2011

Liberty University School of Law Commissions the Class of 2011

May 18, 2011

On Saturday, May 14, 2011, Liberty University School of Law awarded the Juris Doctorate degree to 90 students who represented its fifth graduating class.   About 700 people were in attendance at Towns-Alumni Lecture Hall as the graduates...


Liberty Law Dean Argues Health Insurance Law at the Court of Appeals

May 11, 2011

On Tuesday, May 10, Mathew D. Staver, Dean and Professor of Law at Liberty University School of Law and Founder and Chairman of Liberty Counsel, presented the first oral argument at the federal court of appeals in the case Liberty University v. Geithner,...


Liberty Law Dean to Argue National Healthcare case at Court of Appeals

May 05, 2011

On May 10, Mathew D. Staver, Dean of Liberty University School of Law and Founder/Chairman of Liberty Counsel, will be presenting oral arguments for the Liberty University case against the Obama administration's healthcare law.  The session...


Liberty Law Students Receive Financial Stipend for Public Service

May 04, 2011

Five Liberty University School of Law students have been awarded a $1,000 stipend from the Virginia Law Foundation (VLF). Founded in 1974, the VLF provides stipends to law students performing public service internships in the Commonwealth of Virginia,...


Liberty Law School Offers First Course in Child Abuse Law

May 02, 2011

Liberty University School of Law is the third ABA accredited law school in the nation to offer a course designed for students to use their skills on behalf of abused and neglected children. No other faith-based law school has offered such a course. The...