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Hodges, in which the U.S. Supreme Court overturned such bans nationally less than a year later.Read full storyRT @MichaelYelnosky: .@RWULaw alumni Jonathan Greene and Dan Marusak have formed Greene & Marusak LLC, a law firm in Providence focused on…Roger Williams Law@RWULawJan 16RT @MichaelYelnosky: .@RWULaw alumna Alexandra Pezzello has been named a partner at @PSHlaw. She clerked for Justice Robinson of SCOTRI af…Roger Williams Law@RWULawJan 15RT @MichaelYelnosky: Massachusetts' 1st Black Woman District Attorney to Speak at Roger Williams | NBC10 Boston. https://t.co/fXemz3i5gn vi…Roger Williams Law@RWULawJan 14RT @MichaelYelnosky: The new Attorney General of Maine is an @RWULaw grad. 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Raimondo’s nomination of new state judges, including three RWU Law graduates. Melissa R. DuBose wasVIEW ALL NEWSUpcoming EventsFriJan18Info Session for Prospective Students9:30amRWU Law Main Campus- 10 Metacom Avenue, Bristol, RI 02809WedJan23A Conversation with Rachael Rollins: Boston's New District Attorney 4:00pmRoger Williams University School of Law Room 285FriJan25Champions for Justice5:00pmOmni Hotel, One West Exchange Street, Providence, RIView all EventsInstitutes and Programs Feinstein Center for Pro Bono and Experiential Education This center connects students and faculty with community organizations to provide pro bono legal services to those in need and to help students to gain valuable practical legal experience. 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