Skip navigation


Editor-in-Chief of NIU Law Review Quoted in
Appellate Court Decision

April 20, 2016

DeKalb, Ill.--Third-year NIU College of Law student Maureen Dowling wrote a piece that was published in the third issue of volume 35 of the Northern Illinois University Law Review, the publication for which she has served as editor-in-chief this past academic year. Her piece, entitled “Juvenile Sentencing in Illinois: Addressing the Supreme Court Trend away from Harsh Punishments for Juvenile Offenders,” was quoted in a recent opinion by the First District Appellate Court of Illinois. The opinion on People v. House featured a citation of Dowling’s article on page 41.


For more information, contact:
Melody Mitchell
Alumni Events & Public Relations
(815) 753-9655 or

Contact Us


Apply Now!


Phone: 815-753-8595
Swen Parson Hall 151

General Information

Admissions Information: 815-753-8595
Swen Parson Hall 151

Other Questions: 815-753-1068
Swen Parson Hall 270

Request Information

Give to the College of Law

Law Library

Like, Join, and Follow us on

Facebook   Facebook Groups   Twitter  LinkedIn