Wednesday, October 18, 2017


National Police Union Mum on Brutality Concerns

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares is quoted in an article about the Fraternal Order of Police.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


The Word May Be Toxic, but Amnesty Is Everywhere

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 is quoted in a blog post about amnesty.

Monday, October 2, 2017


Moving Justice Forward Conference Held Oct 5–6

The Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law school will be hosting the Moving Justice Forward conference on October 5-6, 2017.

Friday, September 15, 2017


The National Book Awards Longlist: Nonfiction

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 has been named a finalist for a National Book Award for “Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.”

Friday, September 15, 2017


A Prison Sentence Ends. But the Stigma Doesn’t.—A Commentary by James Forman Jr. ’92

James Forman Jr. ’92 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Monday, August 14, 2017


'Tough-On-Crime' Policies Came From Conservative Demagogues, Also Black Leaders, Says Expert

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 was interviewed about his book, Locking Up Our Own: Crime and Punishment in Black America.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Policing: A Public Good Gone Bad—A Commentary by Tracey L. Meares

Tracey L. Meares is the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017


Mr. President, roughing up suspects is never OK

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler is quoted in an article about President Trump’s remarks to police on Long Island.

Monday, July 31, 2017


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

Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 is quoted in an article about the effect of aggressive policing on minority neighborhoods.

Wednesday, July 26, 2017


Three New Books Discuss How to Confront and Reform Racist Policing

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares and Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology Tom Tyler are mentioned in a book review of “Policing the Black Man: Arrest, Prosecution, and Imprisonment” in which they have an essay.

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