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Wednesday, June 27, 2018


Monday, September 17, 2018

In The Press

Healthcare groups sue to block Trump's expansion of short-term plans

Modern Healthcare

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in an article about lawsuits about short-term health plans and the ACA.

Friday, September 14, 2018

In The Press

Zombie Lehman Keeps Chalking Up Victories—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


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

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

In The Press

A Supreme Court Transformed—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL


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

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

In The Press

Drug users keep accidentally poisoning themselves. Here’s an idea to stop them. — A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

The Washington Post

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

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

In The Press

Public Thinker: Issa Kohler-Hausmann on Misdemeanors and Mass Incarceration

Public Books

Associate Professor of Law and Associate Professor of Sociology Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 is interviewed about her latest book Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing.

Monday, September 10, 2018

In The Press

Fossil Fuels on Trial: Where the Major Climate Change Lawsuits Stand Today

Inside Climate News

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh is quoted in a report about various legal challenges to the oil and gas industry over climate change.

You have an obligation to serve, by virtue of the privilege, opportunity, and talent that you have. You have an obligation to serve, in your way, at some point in time, in your career.”

Gina Raimondo ’98

Governor of Rhode Island, 2015 Commencement Address