North Carolina Lawyers Weekly has named Professor Cheryl Daniels Howell a 2013 Women of Justice award winner. Howell will receive the Legal Scholar Award for "demonstrated leadership, integrity, service, sacrifice and accomplishment in improving the quality of justice and exemplifying the highest ideals of the legal profession."
The third edition of the State of North Carolina Extradition Manual, by Robert L. Farb, helps officials who play a role in extradition (the arresting officer, magistrate, prosecutor, court clerk, or judge), as well as defense attorneys, understand how their actions fit into the overall process. Visit the online bookstore to order your copy today.
Faculty member Maureen Berner researches food insecurity, which is defined as the inability to provide regular meals for an active, healthy lifestyle. She has collaborated with documentary photographer Donn Young to illustrate a revealing—and sometimes painful—glimpse into the growing issue of hunger in North Carolina.
Faculty member Jamie Markham has released a free app for the Android phone relating to The Justice Reinvestment Act of 2011. The app was designed primarily to meet the needs of probation officers, but it includes information useful to anyone in the criminal justice system. The app is available for free in the Google Play store.