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(*THUD!*) UNC law school falls down. Can it get up?

It’s kind of like those folks who CAN’T understand why fans are fleeing the NFL in droves.  (Could it have anything to do with a certain prof who lives in  a van down by the river?) Here’s the latest from Business North Carolina: Imagine the outcry if UNC Chapel Hill’s men’s basketball team was ranked 45th in the national polls. Goodbye Roy Williams! That’s the situation facing the university’s law…

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Criminalizing Poverty? So says UNC Law’s Dave Matthews Band “distinguished” professor of, um, SOMETHING.

Drive a stake in his heart — by pulling some of his public funding — and he STILL comes back. Gene Nichol — who we’ve heard from ad nauseum over the years — holds a professorship at UNC Law named after a member of The Dave Matthews Band.   I don’t understand what Dave’s guitarist has to do with lawyering, though.  If you haven’t heard, Ol’ Gene is joining forces with Bert…