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Yale Law School Today

Monday, October 29, 2018


Monday, October 29, 2018


Friday, October 5, 2018


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.

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.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

In The Press

Who Owns the Supreme Court?—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.

Monday, November 5, 2018

In The Press

US diplomat: Denuclearization at core of talks

Japan Broadcasting Corporation

Paul Tsai China Center Senior Fellow Susan A. Thornton is interviewed about the possible path for the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.

Monday, November 5, 2018

In The Press

COMMENTARY: President Trump’s Latest Idea: A Cruel and Unconstitutional Attack on American Birthrights

Black Press USA

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar ’84 is quoted in a commentary by the Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr. about birthright citizenship.

Sunday, November 4, 2018

In The Press

The Great Unravelling: Human Rights

BBC World Service/The Compass

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn was one of several law professors interviewed by the BBC about the state of human rights.

I just walked onto this campus and had this feeling that it’s such an intellectually interesting, creative place.”

Janine Balekdjian

Class of 2017