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Thursday, May 28, 2020

In The Press

Sorry, President Trump, Twitter Makes Its Own Rules — A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

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

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

In The Press

Trump threatens Twitter over fact checks: What’s next?

Associated Press

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in an Associated Press story about President Trump’s threat to regulate social media.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

In The Press

Can Procedural Justice Training Reduce Officer Misconduct?

The Crime Report

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler is cited in a Crime Report article about procedural justice training as experienced by the Chicago Police Department.

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

In The Press

Twitter becomes Trump’s latest enemy after it tags his claims as false

The Los Angeles Times

Executive Director of the Information Society Project Nikolas Guggenberger is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about President Trump’s threat to regulate social media.

Tuesday, May 26, 2020

In The Press

CT veteran sues for freedom, alleges prison system failed to provide adequate coronavirus protection

New Haven Register

Bardia Vaseghi ’22 is quoted, and the Veterans Legal Services Clinic mentioned, in a New Haven Register article about a veteran who is suing to be released from a Connecticut prison, alleging that it has failed to adequately protect him from the coronavirus.

Monday, May 25, 2020

In The Press

The Virus Is Still Here. The Only Thing That's Changed Is That We're Reopening.

WNPR / The Colin McEnroe Show

Associate Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School and Faculty Co-Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Gregg Gonsalves was interviewed on WNPR about the effect that the reopening of businesses will have on the spread of the coronavirus.

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The Law School is renowned as a center for scholarship in constitutional law, and prominent scholars are well represented on the School’s faculty.

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Yale Law School has a strong tradition of service in the public interest. Most YLS students perform public service activities during their time here.

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Your legal education confers on you the privilege of speaking the language of power. And that is no small thing. I know you will use your power wisely and for principled ends.”

Anne Alstott ’87

Jacquin D. Bierman Professor in Taxation