Brief: Law professor wins NAACP award
Published: Thursday, January 31, 2013
Updated: Thursday, January 31, 2013 14:01
William P. Quigley, J.D., professor and director of the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice at the Loyola College of Law, will be honored by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People for his work. Quigley will be receiving the Emmitt J. Douglas Memorial Award, the highest NAACP honor in Louisiana, from the Louisiana State Conference of the NAACP at Southern University Law School on Jan. 26. Quigley was recognized for being part of several legal teams that have participated in voting rights challenges with reapportioning of voting boundaries throughout the state.