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Francis A. Allen

Francis A. Allen taught at the University of Michigan Law School, 1962-1986.

Date of Birth: 1919
Date of Death:  2007

 

 Francis A. Allen

Biography
Francis A. Allen was the Edson R. Sunderland Professor of Law emeritus at the University of Michigan Law School, and Professor of Law and Huber C. Hurst Eminent Scholar emeritus at the University of Florida. He was a former President of the Association of American Law Schools, a member of the Advisory Committee of the National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice, and a recipient of the American Bar Foundation's Career Research Award.
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Class Notes

Oral History

Board of Regents Memoir:

*    "Francis A. Allen: Memoir" Proceedings  of the Board of Regents (1954-1957). 759-760.

Memorials & Tributes:

*    Burt, Robert A. "What Frank Allen Teaches", 85 Mich. L. Rev. 391 (1986-1987)

*    Israel, Jerold H., "Francis A. Allen - The Gainesville Years", 59 Fla. L. Rev. [vii] (2007).

*    Kadish, Sanford H., "Francis A. Allen--An Appreciation," 85 Mich. L. Rev. 401 (1986-1987)

*    Kamisar, Yale, "Francis A. Allen - Architect of Modern Criminal Procedure Scholarship", 59 Fla. L. Rev. [xvi] (2007).

*    Kamisar, Yale, "In Memorian: Francis A. Allen", 41 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 373 (2007-2008).

*    Kamisar, Yale, "Francis A. Allen: 'Confront[ing] the Most Explosive Problems' and 'Plumbing All Issues to Their Full Depth without Fear or Prejudice'", 85 Mich. L. Rev. 406 (1986-1987).

*    LaFave, Wayne R. "Being Frank about the Fourth: On Allen's "Process of 'Factualization in the Search and Seizure Cases", 85 Mich. L. Rev. 427 (1986-1987)

*    Lempert, Richard. "Frank Allen: An Appreciation", 41 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 363 (2007-2008).

*    Morris, Norval. "Francis A. Allen," 85 Mich. L. Rev. 399 (1986-1987).

*    Regents Resolution. "Francis A. Allen," 85 Mich. L. Rev. 379 (1986-1987).

*    Sandalow, Terrance. "Francis A. Allen," 85 Mich. L. Rev. 385 (1986-1987).

*    St. Antoine, Theodore J. "Francis A. Allen-Dean and Colleague", 41 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 359 (2007-2008).

*    White, James, J. "The Articulate Frank Allen", 41 U. Mich. J. L. Reform 367 (2007-2008).

*    Zimring, Franklin E. "E. F. Hutton Goes South",  85 Mich. L. Rev. 397 (1986-1987)

Law Quadrangle Notes Articles

*    "In Memoriam," 49 L. Quadrangle Notes 76 (Spring, 2007).

*    "Professorships established," 34 L. Quadrangle Notes 12-13 (Fall, 1990).

*    "Toward warmer climes," 30 L. Quadrangle Notes 15 (Spring, 1986).

*    "Prof. Allen Reappointed Sunderland Professor," 22 L. Quadrangle Notes 5 (Fall, 1977).

*     "Francis Allen Returns as Dean," 10 L. Quadrangle Notes 2-3 (Winter, 1966).

*    "Francis Allen Joins Faculty in Fall", 6 L. Quadrangle Notes 1 (August, 1962).

*    "Professor Francis A. Allen Resigns from Law Faculty", 7 L. Quadrangle Notes 2 (August, 1963).

*    "Allen Named to School's Sunderland Professorship", 17 L. Quadrangle Notes 4-5 (Fall, 1972).

*    "Allen Named AALS Head; Asks Lawyer Support", 20 L. Quadrangle Notes 1-2 (Spring, 1976).

*    "Francis Allen Named to Russel Lectureship", 23 L. Quadrangle Notes 5 (Winter, 1979).

*    "Honorary Doctorate Awarded to Allen", 25 L. Quadrangle Notes 1-2 (Winter, 1981).

*    "Chicago Honors Allen", 37 L. Quadrangle Notes 15-16 (Spring, 1994).

 
 
 
 

 
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