President Obama appoints former Children’s Law Center attorney to key post

President Barack Obama made several key appointments on Tuesday, June 4, including one with a University of South Carolina School of Law connection: Marlene Sallo, the new Staff Director for the United States Commission on Civil Rights, served as an attorney and trainer at the School of Law’s Children’s Law Center from 2008-2010. During that […]

USC Pro Bono Program director to lead Children’s Justice Task Force in SC

By Peggy Binette, peggy@mailbox.sc.edu, 803-777-5400 “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world; indeed it is the only thing that ever does.” Margaret Mead’s words perfectly describe the work of the South Carolina’s Children’s Justice Task Force, says its newly elected chair, Pamela Robinson, director of the Pro Bono […]