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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

In The Press

National revulsion over the Charlottesville march shows why we shouldn’t ban hate speech—A Commentary by Robert C. Post ’77


Robert C. Post ’77 is a Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

In The Press

Massachusetts regulator probes brokerages over trading 'kickbacks'


Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 is mentioned in a report that Massachusetts' top securities regulator is examining whether brokerages route orders to stock exchanges that provide kickbacks.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

In The Press

Is it ever OK to ask children to translate for their parents in emergency situations?


Deputy Dean for Experiential Education and Clinical Professor of Law Muneer Ahmad is quoted in an article about whether children should be used as interpreters in emergency situations.

Monday, August 14, 2017

In The Press

'Tough-On-Crime' Policies Came From Conservative Demagogues, Also Black Leaders, Says Expert

International Business Times

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 was interviewed about his book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.

Monday, August 14, 2017

In The Press

Racism Comes Full Circle: America as the Harbinger of the Nazis’ Race Laws


A feature on “Hitler's American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law” the latest book by Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law James Whitman ’88.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

In The Press

A Problem Worse Than Tyranny—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn and David Priestland

The New York Times

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University and David Priestland is a Professor of Modern History at Oxford University.

You’re at one of the best, if not the best law school in the nation… make the most of it: the friendships, the opportunities to learn, to do things, to grow.”

Justice Clarence Thomas

U.S. Supreme Court ’74