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The following summary lists many of the instances over roughly the past year in which Widener Law Commonwealth faculty members have been quoted or featured in coverage by local, regional, or national news media organizations.

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Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
John Dernbach provided expert commentary on 3/26/17
As Pennsylvania’s recycling mandate nears expiration, state eyes overhaul

WITF-FM
Michael Dimino provided expert commentary on 3/16/17
Experts say ID requirement for Rep. Perry town hall on Saturday is legal

Notice & Comment
Jill Family was a guest blogger on 3/15/17
Due Process waivers in immigration law

Morning Call
Michael Hussey provided expert commentary on 3/15/17
Could March Madness brackets become a taxable fantasy sport bet in Pennsylvania?

WBRE-TV
Christian Johnson was interviewed on 3/8/17 and 3/9/17
Veterans News

CBS 21
Jill Family provided expert commentary on 3/6/17
100 Voices| Local lawyer weighs in on new travel ban

The Pittsburgh Tribute
Bob Davis, Jr. was quoted on 3/4/17
Council seat still open in New Ken

The Daily Signal
Michael Dimino was quoted on 3/3/17
3 Different Ways State GOP Lawmakers Are Fighting Sanctuary Cities

CBS 21
Jill Family provided expert commentary on 3/1/17
Law professor discusses Trump's talk of immigration in speech to Congress

Notice and Comment
Jill Family provided expert commentary on 2/21/17
Due Process Sleight of Hand 

NPR State Impact
John Dernbach provided expert commentary on 2/24/17
Townships accursed of ailing to enforce ordinances over Mariner East 2

CBS 21
Jill Family provided expert commentary on 2/21/17
Aggressive approach predicted for handling of immigrants

PennLive.com
Christian Johnson and Randy Lee's op-ed was published on 2/15/17
On March 17, join us at Widener Law School and help bring your community together

Notice and Comment
Jill Family provided expert commentary on 2/14/17
Disrupting Immigration Sovereignty

CBS 21
Jill Family was interviewed on 2/13/17
100 Voices Law professor breaks down status of Trump's travel ban

CBS 21
Michael Dimino provided expert commentary on 2/2/17
Trump's Supreme Court choice won't majorly change court decisions 

Notice and Comment
Jill Family wrote a guest post on 1/29/17
Draining Due Process

ABC27 WHTM-TV
Jill Family provided expert commentary on 1/29/17
Immigration expert discusses president's executive orders

CBS 21
Michael Dimino provided expert commentary on 1/23/17
Trump signs executive order to leave TPP

Counter Punch
Donald Brown was quoted on 1/20/17
Tripping Up Trumpism Through Global Boycott Divestment Sanctions

The Intelligencer
Donald Brown was the featured speaker at an event on 1/9/17
Activists rally in Newtown against Trump cabinet appointees
This article also appeared in the Bucks County Courier Times

Lockport Union Sun & Journal
John Dernbach provided expert commentary on 1/1/17
Groups seek NY constitutional right to clean air, water