Professor Todd Peppers Publishes Book, “A Courageous Fool”

Washington and Lee Visiting Professor of Law, Todd Peppers, will publish a new book this summer with co-author Margaret Anderson.  The book, titled "A Courageous Fool: Marie Deans and Her Struggle against the Death Penalty" will be published by Vanderbilt University Press on July 15, 2017. From the publisher: There have been many heroes and … Continue reading Professor Todd Peppers Publishes Book, “A Courageous Fool”

Professor Peppers Cited in New York Times

Professor Todd Peppers's work, "Random Chance or Loaded Dice: The Politics of Judicial Designation" (with K. Vigilante and C. Zorn) was quoted this week in the New York Times.   Appearing on Monday, November 10, 2014, the the article "Coalition Challenges Selection of Judges in Same-Sex Marriage Case" by Adam Liptak discusses a recent court filing alleging panel … Continue reading Professor Peppers Cited in New York Times

New Publications from Prof. Todd Peppers

Visiting professor Todd Peppers has completed a number of new scholarly works this summer addressing the role of Supreme Court law clerks. Professor Peppers authored two essays entitled “Form Your Battalions and Fight: The Story of Justice Holmes, His Law Clerks, and Saucy French Novels" and“The Care and Feeding of Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.” will be published in … Continue reading New Publications from Prof. Todd Peppers

Visiting Prof. Todd Peppers to participate in Supreme Court Clerk Conference

Visiting law professor Todd peppers is a co-organizer and participant at the upcoming symposium Judicial Assistants or Junior Judges: the Hiring, Utilization and Influence of Law Clerks. The symposium will be held on April 11-12, 2014 at the Marquette University Law School. During the symposium, judicial biographers, journalists, legal scholars, social scientists, and judges will … Continue reading Visiting Prof. Todd Peppers to participate in Supreme Court Clerk Conference