Monday, October 16, 2017


New device detects texting while driving, but is it legal?

Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Stanton First Amendment Fellow Hannah Bloch-Wehba is quoted in a story about privacy issues related to accessing phone records for those involved in motor vehicle accidents.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Banned in an ad, just fine in a tweet

Kate Klonick, a fellow with the Information Society Project and PhD candidate, is quoted in an article about Twitter’s advertising policies.

Monday, September 25, 2017


ProPublica Seeks Source Code for New York City’s Disputed DNA Software

ProPublica is petitioning for access to the source code for New York City’s proprietary DNA software with the assistance of the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017


Scenes from a Disjunctive Presidency—A Commentary by Jack Balkin

Jack M. Balkin is Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017


Sorry, Banning ‘Killer Robots’ Just Isn’t Practical

Director of the Information Society Project Rebecca Crootof ’11 is quoted in a WIRED article about autonomous weapons.

Saturday, August 12, 2017


MBTA agrees to make arrests public

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David Schulz is quoted, and the MFIA clinic mentioned, in an article about access to information regarding those taken into custody by the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.

Thursday, August 10, 2017


Free-speech debate swirls as officials block on social media

Amanda Shanor ’09, a fellow with the Internet Society Project and PhD candidate, is quoted in an article about whether elected officials violate people’s free speech rights by blocking them on social media.

Thursday, August 3, 2017


The Original Russia Connection

Clinical Lecturer in Law John Langford ’14 is quoted in an article about Felix Sater.

Thursday, July 27, 2017


Lethal injection details sought; Media, state at odds over what public should know

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David Schulz ’78 and Clinical Lecturer in Law John Langford ’14 are mentioned in an article about efforts by media outlets to obtain information about lethal injection drugs used in Arizona.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017


YLS and Wikimedia Foundation Create New Initiative on Intermediaries and Information

The Information Society Project (ISP) at Yale Law School and the Wikimedia Foundation have partnered to create The Wikimedia/Yale Law School Initiative on Intermediaries and Information (WII)

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