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UF graduate student evaluates flawed ‘Son of Sam’ laws

Published: Dec 6th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Research by a University of Florida graduate student finds most state statutes designed to prevent criminals from profiting from telling the story of their crimes are ineffective and unconstitutional.

Faith-based programs for kids can work without legal controversies

Published: Jun 5th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Faith-based correctional programs for troubled kids can survive and even thrive without legal challenges if they follow Florida’s lead in keeping participation voluntary and welcoming different religions, a new University of Florida study finds.

New UF partnerships help solve Florida’s growth management issues

New UF partnerships help solve Florida’s growth management issues

Published: Feb 19th, 2007

GAINESVILLE, FLA. — Finding realistic and equitable legal solutions to a wide range of important growth management issues – especially those that affect agriculture, green space, water resources and energy – is easier thanks to a new partnership between the University of Florida’s Extension Service and UF’s Levin College of Law.