Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Liman Center Announces New Fellows in Residence

The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law will welcome two new Fellows in Residence to Yale Law School for 2021–2022.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Liman Center Announces New Director

The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law announced that Jenny E. Carroll, the Wiggins Childs, Quinn, and Pantazis Professor of Law at the University of Alabama, will be its next Director.

Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Eligible Voters in CT Jails Need Access to Their Ballots — A Commentary by Anna VanCleave et al.

Anna VanCleave is Director of The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law at Yale Law School. Zal Shroff is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Liman Fellow in Residence at Yale Law School. Natalie Kirchhoff is a member of the class of 2023 at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Liman Fellow Bassam F. Gergi ’17: “Prying Open the Doors of Opportunity for New Jersey’s Working Families”

As a 2019-2020 Liman Fellow at the Fair Share Housing Center in Cherry Hill, New Jersey, Bassam F. Gergi ’17 litigated against dozens of New Jersey’s wealthiest and most exclusive towns and cities to compel them to zone for and sponsor the construction of affordable housing.

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Yale Teach-In Series Reflects on the Path Forward After the Chauvin Verdict

A series of three teach-ins involving Law School faculty, staff, alumni, and affiliates presented an opportunity for the Yale community to reflect and come together in the wake of the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.

Monday, April 12, 2021

Rep. Rosa DeLauro Opens 24th Liman Colloquium with Tutorial on Making Change

Rep. Rosa DeLauro gave Liman Fellows guidance on bringing about a fairer world when she launched the 24th Annual Liman Colloquium with a wide-ranging conversation on April 8, 2021.

Monday, April 12, 2021

Liman Center Research in Spotlight as States Advance Solitary Confinement Bans

Research by the Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law at Yale Law School has informed recent decisions regarding solitary confinement in states across the country.

Friday, April 9, 2021

Liman Center Offers CT Lawmakers Research Supporting Solitary Confinement Ban

The Liman Center submitted written testimony on March 22, 2021 in a support of a bill in the Connecticut legislature that would substantially curtail solitary confinement in the state.

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Liman Fellow Megha Ram ’18: Challenging the Denial of Medical Care in Jail

As a Liman Fellow at the Roderick & Solange MacArthur Justice Center, Megha Ram ’18 challenges detention conditions that harm the health, safety, and human dignity of people behind bars.

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Rep. Rosa DeLauro to Open 24th Liman Colloquium with Keynote

Rep. Rosa DeLauro will be the keynote speaker for the Liman Center for Public Interest Law’s 24th annual colloquium.