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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

In The Press

Can senators reject Gorsuch for purely political reasons? And other confirmation questions, answered—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

Los Angeles Times

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

In The Press

Ideas: Why the Nazis Loved America—A Commentary by James Whitman ’88


James Q. Whitman ’88 is the Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

In The Press

How the First Amendment Applies to Trump’s Presidency—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan


Lincoln Caplan is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, March 20, 2017

In The Press

A Little Bit of Darkness Is Actually Good for Democracy—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


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

Sunday, March 19, 2017

In The Press

Want to Know Where Supreme Court Nominees Stand? Don’t Bother Asking

The New York Times

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law Robert Post ’77 is quoted in an article and video about Senate confirmation hearings for those nominated to the Supreme Court.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

In The Press

Senate Democrats Lighting The Grill For Gorsuch's Confirmation Hearings

National Public Radio/ Morning Edition

Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law Reva Siegel is quoted in an article about the upcoming confirmation hearing for Neil Gorsuch, nominated to the Supreme Court.

We educated, privileged lawyers have a professional and moral duty to represent the underrepresented in our society, to ensure that justice exists for all, both legal and economic justice.”

Sonia Sotomayor

Class of 1979