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Legal Studies & Political Science Team Win Best Paper Award

Chris Bailey, a graduate student of political science; Paul Collins, legal studies and political science; Doug Rice, legal studies and political science; and Jesse Rhodes, political science, have been awarded the 2022 Best Conference Paper Award from the Law and Courts Section of the American Political Science Association. Their paper, "The Effect of Judicial Decisions on Issue Salience and Legal Consciousness in the LGBTQ+ Community," is based on research funded by the National Science Foundation and was presented at the 2022 Law and Society Association Conference. (SBS News, 9/26/2022)

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