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Duquesne Law USAF JAG officer on defense team in SCOTUS case

A Duquesne Law graduate is part of a defense team appearing before the United States Supreme Court this week. Lauren Ann (Loughrey) Shure, a criminal appellate defense attorney with the U.S. Air Force, is part of the federal courts/national security cases of Dalmazzi/ Cox/Ortiz v. United States. The combined lawsuits, which consider the legality of appointments to the Guantanamo U.S. Court of Military Commission Review, represent the first military case the Supreme Court has heard since 1996.

Shure is a graduate of Duquesne Law's Class of 2008. The U.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General (JAG) officer is stationed at Kirkland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, N.M.

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