Tuesday, March 7, 2023

Evan Walker-Wells ’22 and Joe Schottenfeld ’19 Discuss Public Interest Lawyering at the NAACP

A current and a former Liman fellow — Evan Walker-Wells ’22 and Joseph Schottenfeld ’19 — discuss their work with the NAACP on voting rights and economic security.

Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Human Rights Attorneys Urge UN To Review the Solitary Confinement of Black Americans

Human rights attorneys calling on the U.N. to investigate the solitary confinement of Black Americans cite a report co-authored by the Liman Center.

Saturday, February 4, 2023

Virginia Could End Solitary Confinement Thanks to Unlikely Duo of Lawmakers

A story on Viriginia legislators working to end solitary confinement in the state cites the report on solitary confinement in the U.S. co-authored by the Liman Center.

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Texas Prisoners Continue Hunger Strike in Protest Against Solitary Confinement

A news story on a protest against solitary confinement in a Texas prison cites a report on solitary confinement by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law.

Saturday, January 7, 2023

What Went Unsaid in the Chief Justice’s Report on the Judiciary — A Commentary by Judith Resnik and Nancy Gertner ’71

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School and the Founding Director of the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law. Nancy Gertner, a retired Federal District Court Judge, is a Senior Lecturer in Law at Harvard Law School. 

Wednesday, December 21, 2022

Q&A: Liman Fellow Sam Davis ’20 on Tackling the School-to-Prison Pipeline

Sam Davis ’20, a Liman Fellow at the ACLU of North Carolina Legal Foundation, discusses his work.

Thursday, December 15, 2022

Liman Center Project to Help Incarcerated People Know Their Rights  

The Liman Center and partners are updating a student-authored legal manual on prisoners rights in Connecticut first published in 1997.

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Panel Highlights Community Safety as a Public Health Issue

The Quinnipiac-Yale Dispute Resolution Workshop brought together three experts for “Decentering Police in Public Safety: Violence Intervention in New Haven and Beyond.”

Monday, November 14, 2022

Conference Celebrates Professor Judith Resnik’s “Managerial Judges”

A conference at Yale Law School looked back at “Managerial Judges,” a groundbreaking paper by Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik, 40 years later.