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Monday, November 20, 2017

In The Press

Too Many Laws. So Much Ignorance. Something Has to Give.—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79


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

Monday, November 20, 2017

In The Press

Why Did Humanity Ignore the Universal Declaration of Human Rights?—A Commentary by Samuel Moyn

Australian Broadcast Corporation

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

Monday, November 20, 2017

In The Press

The Coast Guard’s Floating Guantanamo

The New York Times Magazine

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about U.S. Coast Guard vessels that capture and hold drug smugglers in international waters.

Friday, November 17, 2017

In The Press

In Reversal, Immigration Agency Will Consider Delayed DACA Requests

The New York Times

Emily Villano ’19 is quoted in an article about developments in the legal challenge to the Trump administration’s termination of the DACA program. The Worker and Immigrant Right Clinic at YLS is representing plaintiffs in the case.

Monday, November 13, 2017

In The Press

Spy Court Says ACLU Can Seek Data Collection Rulings


Clinical Lecturer in Law John Langford ’14 is quoted in an article about the MFIA Clinic and ACLU winning a key victory for public access to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.

Friday, November 10, 2017

In The Press

Podcast: Is the fight against ISIS legal?

Constitutional Daily

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Bruce Ackerman ’67 is a guest on a podcast of the National Constitution Center about whether the war against ISIS is legal.

Yale is the one place where going to law school doesn’t mean sitting on the sidelines; it means making headlines.”

Heather Gerken

Dean and Sol & Lillian Goldman Professor of Law