Bennett Capers

Visiting Professor of Law

(spring term)


Bennett Capers is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He is a Professor of Law and the Director of the Center on Race, Law, and Justice at Fordham University Law School. His research focuses on the relationship between race, gender, technology, and criminal justice. 

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Bennett Capers

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Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Columbia University School of Law, 1991

B.A., Princeton University, 1988

Courses Taught


  • Criminal Law and Administration

Bennett Capers is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School. He is a Professor of Law and the Director of the Center on Race, Law, and Justice at Fordham University Law School. His research focuses on the relationship between race, gender, technology, and criminal justice, and has appeared in the California Law Review, Columbia Law Review, Cornell Law Review, Michigan Law Review, Minnesota Law Review, New York University Law Review, and UCLA Law Review, among others. He is a co-editor of Critical Race Judgments: Rewritten U.S. Court Opinions on Race and Law, and Feminist Judgments: Rewritten Criminal Law Opinions, and author of a forthcoming book, The Prosecutor’s Turn.