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.

Friday, November 4, 2022

Justice Sotomayor to Deliver Virtual Address at Law School Conference

The Yale Daily News previews a virtual appearance by Justice Sonia Sotomayor ’79 at the conference honoring the 40th anniversary of Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik’s article “Managerial Judges.” 

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Symposium Explores Incarceration and the Human Mind 

The Incarceration and Imagination symposium brought together scholars, activists, artists, writers, students, and the public to explore the realities of incarceration, its narratives, and the literature and social movements that surround it.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Q&A: Liman Fellow Forrest Dunbar ’12 on Entering Politics

Forrest Dunbar ’12, a 2012 Liman Fellow and current member of the Anchorage Assembly and Alaska State Senate candidate, discusses how he got into politics.

Thursday, September 15, 2022

New Data Show How Often Alabama Uses Solitary Confinement

Arthur Liman Professor of Law Judith Resnik comments in a news story about the use of solitary confinement in Alabama, where roughly five percent of prisoners are housed in solitary confinement for more than 15 days a year.

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Solitary Confinement Is Torture. U.S. Prisons Should Stop Using It.

An editorial cites a report co-authored by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law showing that the use of solitary is confinement is declining in U.S. prisons, but a significant number of people are still kept in isolation.

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

California May Be 1st to Ban Solo Confinement for Immigrants

Reporting on California’s ban on solitary confinement in immigrant detention centers, A.P. cites the Liman Center’s report on solitary confinement.