Thursday, July 25, 2019

Curtis-Liman Clinical Fellowship Established to Honor Denny Curtis ’66

The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law and the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization at Yale Law School announce the creation of a new clinical fellowship, to begin in 2020, in honor of Professor Denny Curtis ’66, co-founder of the Law School’s clinical program.

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Muslims Are Over-Represented In State Prisons, Report Says

Liman Fellow Yusuf Saei authors a report showing over-representation of Muslims in prisons and denial of constitutional rights for Muslims.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

The Nation’s Top State Courts Face a Crisis of Legitimacy

Liman Fellow Alicia Bannon and co-authors report on lack of diversity, “crisis of legitimacy” for State Supreme Courts.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Solitary Confinement In The U.S.

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is interviewed about how solitary confinement is used in the United States.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Nasty, Brutish and Long: What it's Like to Spend Half a Life in Solitary Confinement

A report by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law is referenced in this article about solitary confinement.

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Dad’s in Prison. Mom Was on Parole. He’s Running for D.A.

Liman Fellow Chesa Boudin ’11 reflects on experience with family incarceration as he runs for San Francisco District Attorney.

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Liman Center Colloquium Focuses on Economic Injustice in Courts

The Liman Center Colloquium held its 22nd annual Colloquium in March and has published a free e-book of readings on the economics of court services.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Dying Activist Tells Congress GoFundMe Isn’t a “Substitute” for Health Care

Former Liman Fellow Ady Barkan ’10 testifies to Congress about his terminal illness, healthcare costs, and the need for medicare-for-all.

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Criminal Justice Reform

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik was on a panel discussing criminal justice reform from both a state and a national perspective.

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Courts need safeguards against unreliable jailhouse witness testimony — A Commentary by Laura Fernandez ’02

Laura Fernandez ’02 is a Clinical Lecturer in Law, Research Scholar in Law, and Senior Liman Fellow in Residence at Yale Law School.