Yale Law School Today

Monday, October 18, 2021


The (Re)Defining National Security reading group meets in the Sol Goldman Courtyard of Sterling Law Building.

The (Re)Defining National Security reading group meets in the Sol Goldman Courtyard.

Tuesday, October 5, 2021


policing clinic in session

The Policing, Law, and Policy Clinic seeks to translate leading theory and empirical evidence on policing reform into actionable policies aimed at transforming policing and public safety.

Thursday, September 30, 2021


43:33

Friday, September 24, 2021


1:36:44

Tuesday, September 21, 2021


51:48

Thursday, October 21, 2021


In The Press

Why Did the Supreme Court Stop This Execution? — A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

The New York Times

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, October 18, 2021


In The Press

European Activists Want to Ban Fossil Fuel Ads. Why Can’t We Do That Here?

Grist

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Faculty Co-director of the Law, Ethics and Animals Program Douglas Kysar explains why it is easier for U.S. authorities to regulate fossil fuel ads by placing stipulations on them rather than prohibiting them.

Monday, October 18, 2021


In The Press

Could Property Law Help Achieve ‘Rights of Nature’ for Wild Animals?

The Revelator

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Faculty Co-director of the Law, Ethics and Animals Program Professor Douglas Kysar summarizes the legal argument for granting property rights to wildlife to protect them from habitat destruction. 

Monday, October 18, 2021


In The Press

Once Again, the Most Important Supreme Court Term Ever — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, October 14, 2021


In The Press

Congress Itself Should Prosecute Those It Charges With Contempt — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

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

Thursday, October 14, 2021


In The Press

Stephen Breyer’s Supreme Delusions

The New Republic

Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence Samuel Moyn and coauthor Ryan D. Doerfler of the University of Chicago Law School review the new book by Justice Stephen Breyer, The Authority of the Court and the Peril of Politics.

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