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  • On video, ex-wife of murdered law prof says brother joked of hiring hitman

    August 30, 2016 | 1:10 pm

    In a newly released video, the ex-wife of a murdered Florida State University law professor tells police that her brother had joked the morning of the crime of hiring a hitman to kill him.

    Wendi Adelson breaks down crying and expresses concern that someone murdered Dan Markel...

  • Police: Murdered Florida State prof Dan Markel was target

    July 23, 2014 | 3:53 pm

    Dan Markel, the Florida State University law professor who was murdered in his home, was shot in the head by someone who wanted him dead, police said.

    Police believe Markel, 41, was the “intended target” in last week’s shooting and released the information after neighbors worried...

  • Dan Markel, legal scholar, 41

    July 23, 2014 | 9:13 am

    Legal scholar and Florida State University College of Law professor Dan Markel died on July 19, after being fatally shot in his Florida home on July 18. Much has been said of his prominence in the legal community, which was on its way to legend. But too little has been said about...

  • FSU Jewish women take women’s case to U.N., D.C.

    March 1, 2011 | 7:07 am

    When Elena Kalnitskaya of Ukraine talked about her organization’s women’s empowerment projects at a United Nations conference last week, she was presenting the face of social progress in her country.

    And she was doing it as a Jewish woman—not unusual, perhaps, for an American...