Thursday, December 14, 2017

Last-Ditch Effort to Sway Senator on Tax Bill Involves Personal Pleas

Liman Fellow Ady Barkan makes emotional plea to lawmaker about impact of proposed tax bill.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Barkan Draws Attention to the Impact of Tax Bill with Emotional Plea to Senator

Ady Barkan ’10, an activist with the Center for Public Democracy in California, encountered Senator Jeff Flake on a flight and engaged in a moving conversation as he urged the Senator to vote against the bill.

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Five federal judge vacancies in South Florida give Trump chance to shape bench

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about the naming of federal judges in Florida.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Why Are Prosecutors Putting Innocent Witnesses in Jail?

 Liman Fellow Katie Chamblee-Ryan files lawsuit against prosecutors to challenge abuse of material witness warrants.

Monday, October 2, 2017

As high court term begins, Trump reshapes federal judiciary from top to bottom

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik is quoted in an article about President Trump’s nominations of federal court judges.

Monday, September 25, 2017

ADA’s 2017 Awards Reception

Former Liman Fellow Sirine Shebaya ’12 will be honored for work on behalf of families and individuals affected by travel ban.

Friday, September 22, 2017

San Francisco Senior Accused Of Petty Crime Fighting $350,000 Bail

Former Liman Fellow Chesa Boudin ’11 challenges the San Francisco bail system.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Shebaya ’12 Creates Immediate Impact in Marginalized Communities

The DC Bar association recently highlighted the work of Yale Law School alumna Sirene Shebaya ’12 with the advocacy group Muslim Advocates.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Two Former Liman Fellows Return to YLS as Faculty Members

This fall, Yale Law School’s new cohort of faculty includes two members of the Liman community, Marisol Orihuela, a 2008–2009 Liman Fellow, and Monica Bell, a 2010–2011 Liman Fellow.

Monday, July 31, 2017

The ‘Criminal Justice Tax’ on America’s Troubled Neighborhoods

Former Liman Fellow and Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 comments on the influence of policing on racial segregation.