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Monday, August 13, 2018

In The Press

Trump’s Sabotage of Obamacare is Illegal—A Commentary by Nicholas Bagley and Abbe R. Gluck ’00


Nicholas Bagley is a professor of law at the University of Michigan, and Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

In The Press

NYSE is putting its own interest ahead of investors’

Financial Times

Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law Jonathan Macey ’82 contributed to a commentary about the New York Stock Exchange.

Friday, August 10, 2018

In The Press

Our Own Idiosyncratic Version of the Same Ethno-Nationalist Dynamic: Talking to Amy Chua

Los Angeles Review of Books/ Dialogue Diary

John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law Amy Chua was interviewed about her latest release, “Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations.”

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

In The Press

Stop worrying about Kavanaugh, liberals. Start winning the political argument.—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

The Washington Post

Samuel Moyn is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University.

Monday, August 6, 2018

In The Press

‘Social Control’ And ‘Broken Windows’

RNN/ Richard French Live

Associate Professor of Law Issa Kohler-Hausmann ’08 was interviewed about her new book, Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing.

Thursday, August 2, 2018

In The Press

Trump's undermining of Obamacare violates


Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a story about a lawsuit challenging President Trump’s efforts to derail the Affordable Care Act.

The clinics at YLS offer students incomparable experiences in representation of poor and marginalized individuals and communities, real-world engagement in complex fields of law, and the development of strategic judgment critical to effective lawyering.”

Professor Muneer Ahmad