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    Dept. of History, Philosophy, Religion and Legal Studies

Dept. of History, Philosophy, Religion, & Legal Studies
Dr. Scott Davison, Department Chair
Rhonda Crisp,
Academic Departmental Specialist
354 Rader Hall
Morehead, KY 40351
Phone: 606-783-2655
Fax: 606-783-5096

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Dianna Murphy 2011

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Murphy, Dianna, Professor of Legal Studies
Degrees, Licensures and Certifications: J.D., University of Kentucky, 1979 B.A., Philosophy, University of Kentucky
Research Interests:

Title IX Gender Equity in Education
Property Law in Marriage and Death

Introduction to Paralegalism (PLS 210)
Legal Research (PLS 321)
Legal Writing (PLS 322)
Wills, Trusts, and Estates (PLS 336)
Property Law (PLS 332)
Senior Seminar (PLS 499C)

Service Activities
Paralegal Committee of the Kentucky Bar Association
Certification Committee of the Kentucky Paralegal Association
Paralegal Specialist Evaluator for Accrediting
Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), Washington, D.C.

Kentucky Bar Association
Kentucky Association for Paralegal Educators (KAPE)
American Association for Paralegal Educators (AFFPE)

Selected Publications
"Listening to Paralegals Testify," 2001. 

Contact Info:
319 Rader Hall 
Morehead, KY40351
Phone: 606.783.2720
Crystal Dawn Love
 “I couldn't have chosen a better field of undergrad study to prepare for law school. . . . Philosophy is always in the background (and often the focus) of our discussions. I feel much more comfortable with this material than do many of my colleagues who studied business, English or political science, though their degrees come from Princeton, Cornell, Stanford and the like.”

--Crystal Dawn Love, law student, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

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