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Wednesday, February 12, 2020


In The Press

For Many Who Cleaned Up a Nuclear Mess, a Key Ruling Comes Too Late

The New York Times

The work of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about the Clinic’s success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

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Thursday, February 13, 2020


In The Press

The Trump era is a golden age of conspiracy theories – on the right and left — A Commentary by Nicolas Guilhot and Samuel Moyn

The Guardian

Samuel Moyn is Henry R. Luce Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School and a Professor of History at Yale University. Nicolas Guilhot is a senior fellow at the French National Center for Scientific Research.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020


In The Press

For Many Who Cleaned Up a Nuclear Mess, a Key Ruling Comes Too Late

The New York Times

The work of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about the Clinic’s success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


In The Press

California communities suing Big Oil over climate change face a key hearing Wednesday

The Los Angeles Times

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted in the Los Angeles Times about a group of California communities suing fossil fuel companies for their contribution to climate change and the damages resulting from it.

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


In The Press

Life under quarantine: Civil rights activists criticize ‘unprecedented’ coronavirus lockdowns

CNBC

Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Global Health Justice Partnership Amy Kapczynski ’03 is quoted in a CNBC story about quarantines for patients suspected of having the coronavirus.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


In The Press

Lamont to propose millions for affordable housing construction

Walter E. Meyer Professor Emeritus of Property and Urban Law Robert Ellickson ’66 is quoted in the CT Mirror about efforts to provide affordable housing in Connecticut.

Monday, February 3, 2020


In The Press

Why the 2020 winning ticket includes Michael Bloomberg — A Commentary by Paul Kahn ’80

The Hill

Paul W. Kahn ’80 is the Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities at Yale Law School.

Once you are in the position of influence and decision making, I need you to always remember that behind every decision you make is a person.”


Gina Raimondo ’98

Governor of Rhode Island, 2015 Commencement Address