Doran and Smith are winners of the 2013 Bass Berry & Sims Moot Court Competition

Photo by Rusty Russell

Sarah Doran Murray (left) and Erica Smith, winners of the 2013 Bass Berry & Sims Moot Court Competition, with finalists Danielle Barav and Andrea Schronce, all Class of 2014. The four competed before federal Judges Kent Jordan of the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Gilbert S. Merritt Jr. ’60 of the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals and Duane Benton of the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals. The 2012-13 Moot Court problem posed the novel question of whether tattooing is granted First Amendment protection under the Free Speech clause.


Summer 2013 Vanderbilt Law Magazine