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Yale Law School Today

November 29 Thursday


Reception for Toni Hahn Davis '92 LL.M.

Calabresi Faculty Lounge, Sterling Law Building

December 6 Thursday


Quinnipiac-Yale Dispute Resolution Workshop

Quinnipiac University School of Law, MNH Room 105, 370 Bassett Road, North Haven

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Monday, October 29, 2018


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Friday, October 5, 2018


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

In The Press

Recounts Are Always Unsatisfying. Get Used to Them.—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

In The Press

The Alt-Right’s Favorite Meme Is 100 Years Old—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The New York Times

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

In The Press

How Not To Conduct Elections—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

New Haven Independent

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 12, 2018

In The Press

Save a grandma. Get your flu shot—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Los Angeles Times

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor at Yale Law School.

Monday, November 12, 2018

In The Press

Law students launch service group

Yale Daily News

Law School students James Campbell ’20,  Abigail Pershing ’20, Matthew Linsley ’21, and Carl Jiang ’20 are quoted in the Yale Daily News about a new student organization, the Yale Law Student National Service Forum.

Friday, November 9, 2018

In The Press

Does the Constitution Require Birthright Citizenship?

National Constitution Center/ We the People

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 took part in a National Constitution Center podcast where he discussed birthright citizenship.

Once you are in the position of influence and decision making, I need you to always remember that behind every decision you make is a person.”

Gina Raimondo ’98

Governor of Rhode Island, 2015 Commencement Address