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2012 Petition Memorandum

Petitioning to Become a Member To: Prospective Journal Petitioners From: The Law Journal Petition Committee Date: March 2012 Re: Important Dates ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Petition Info Session: April 11, 2012Room 25, 12:15pm–1:15pm Minnesota Law Review Reception: April 4, 2012, 3pm–5pm   Petition 101 Sessions: April 5 and 6.   Office Hours to Schedule Mail or Email Accommodations: April [...]

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2012 Petition Instructions

Petition Pick Up/Drop Off times are posted under the “Petition Dates” link. Below are the petition instructions from the 2012 petition period. Each journal’s staff selection criteria differ to some extent, but all of the journals rely heavily on the petitions in selecting staff. The petition will include two parts: 1) Writing a Note or [...]

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Article Submission Policy Announcement

On April 19, 2011, the Minnesota Law Review and several peer journals released a joint letter committing to give every author at least seven days to decide whether to accept any offer of publication. Eliminating “exploding offers” will improve the quality of our deliberations and the scholarship that we publish, and we invite all other [...]

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Fletcher Files

A collection of Volumes I – V.

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Law Review Banquet

The next Law Review Banquet was held on Thursday, April 14, 2011.  For more information, please email Jeremy Harrell (harre057@umn.edu) or Monica Patel (pate0672@umn.edu), or contact the main Law Review office at 612-625-9330 or mnlawrev@umn.edu. The annual banquet is attended by attorneys, alumni, faculty, and administration, and offers a great opportunity for members of the legal [...]

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News & Events

  • Minnesota Law Review Alum Remembered 45 Years After Death

    Minnesota Law Review alumnus Tom Cranna was honored at the Annual Banquet this Spring, 45 years after his death. Mr. Cranna was remembered for his contributions to the journal, the school, and the positive impact he had on his family and friends. The Devil’s Lake Journal published a memorial which [...]

  • Follow MLR on Twitter!

    The Minnesota Law Review is proud to announce that we are now on Twitter. Follow us @MinnesotaLawRev for information and updates concerning the petition period and deadlines, the opening and closing of article submissions, our 2014 Symposium: Offenders in the Community, and all other news concerning our authors and publications. [...]

  • Vol. 97 Lead Piece Cited in Al Jazeera Opinion Piece

    A recent Al Jazeera opinion piece that criticizes the Supreme Court’s Daimler decision cites to Volume 97′s lead piece, How Business Fares in the Supreme Court. You can read the Al Jazeera piece here.

  • Masthead for Volume 99 Board

    The masthead for the Board of Volume 99 of the Minnesota Law Review is now available. You can view the masthead here.

  • Above the Law Post Highlights MLR‘s Jump in Journal Rankings

    A recent post on Above the Law highlights the fact that the Minnesota Law Review was ranked 11th in the most recent 2013 edition of the Washington & Lee Law Review Rankings. You can read the post here.

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