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<br /> Summer 2007<br /> Northeastern<br /> MAGAZINE<br /> Razing<br /> theQuestion<br /> Private rights v. public good:<br /> has eminent domain gone too far?<br /> Quarantine Conundrum + Influencing Juries + Managing the Profession<br /> Dean's Message<br /> Ahead of Our Time<br /> I<br /> N MAY, THE CARNEGIE FOUNDATION issued its latest report on higher education,<br /> Educating Lawyers: Preparation for the Profession of Law. The key message? Teaching legal<br /> doctrine is not enough: teaching skills and values to burgeoning lawyers is critical to training<br /> great practitioners — and central to the future health of the profession and the legal system.<br /> Those of you familiar with Northeastern, know that these ideas have been at the very<br /> heart of our law school program since its inception.<br /> Characterizing law as <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=1"> Summer 2007 Northeastern MAGAZINE Razi</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=2"> Dean's Message Ahead of Our Time I </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=3"> SUMMER 2007 | VOL. 6 · NO. 2 Inside Featur</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=4"> Faculty Deliberations 2 By Wendy E. </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=5"> News Briefs James Bell </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=6"> CO-OP COUP On the Cutting Edge Brady Kriss '0</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=7"> News Briefs beginning and no end. And patents </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=8"> News Briefs Past and Future: Lessons from the C</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=9"> News Briefs Due Process Denied: Grads Fight for</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=10"> News Briefs Yale Law Dean Delivers Gordon Lectu</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=11"> News Briefs Commencement 2007 Circumstance Emp</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=12"> By Jeri Ze der | Illustrat</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=13"> IS OUR GOVERNMENT GRASPING FOR TOO MUCH?</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=14"> 12 Nor would a community's ability to w</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=15"> Sum of its Parts Matthew Berger It was just a </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=16"> “ I had a question mark in my mind a</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=17"> HEN THE STATE OF NORTH CA</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=18"> 16 guns from recreation centers. It passed, but </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=19"> “I came in thinking it was going to be 80 pe</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=20"> By Elaine McArdle | Photog</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=21"> With juries, it's about creating a genuine conne</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=22"> 20 “Keep doing that,” Williams encourages</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=23"> selves who've been buried after years of formal e</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=24"> 22 Faculty News PROFILE Mary O'Connell </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=25"> Faculty News Faculty Notes Professor Roger</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=26"> 24 Faculty News Looking Back and Planning fo</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=27"> Faculty News Clinical Professor Wallace E. Ho</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=28"> Trends 26 Accidental Manager </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=29"> “Everyone taking a turn at the wheel is a silly w</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=30"> 28 SPECIAL PROFILE True Grit Diagnose</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=31"> 1971 In June, Harry T. Daniels, a partner with Wi</a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=32"> 30 Class Notes PROFILE Michael Blacksburg '01 </a> <a title="Summer 2007 - Northeastern University School of Law Magazine page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/1677c8e9?page=33"> Class Notes Bixby Elected President of Mass. 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