Saturday, March 31, 2018


Don’t’ Call it An Abortion Case

Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Senior Fellow at the Program for the Study of Reproductive Justice Priscilla Smith ’91 was a guest on the podcast, where she discussed NIFLA v. Becerra, now before the Supreme Court.

Monday, March 26, 2018


MFIA Clinic Moves for Summary Judgment in EPA FOIA Case

On March 20, the Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic at Yale Law School moved for partial summary judgment on behalf of the New York Times and reporter Eric Lipton in their Freedom of Information Act lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018


Data Breach Through Social Engineering—A Commentary by Ido Kilovaty

Ido Kilovaty is a Research Scholar in Law, a Cyber Fellow at the Center for Global Legal Challenges, and a Resident Fellow at the Information Society Project at Yale Law School. 

Saturday, March 17, 2018


The Cambridge Analytica Debacle is not a Facebook “Data Breach.” Maybe It Should Be.—A Commentary by Ido Kilovaty

Ido Kilovaty is a Research Scholar in Law, a Cyber Fellow at the Center for Global Legal Challenges, and a Resident Fellow at the Information Society Project at Yale Law School. 

Monday, March 5, 2018


First Amendment Cannot Shield Exxon from Climate Probe, New York AG Argues

Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law David Schulz '78 is quoted in a story about efforts by Exxon to use the First Amendment as a shield against fraud probes by New York and Massachusetts.

Friday, March 2, 2018


Oil Was Central in Decision to Shrink Bears Ears Monument, Emails Show

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an article about its work suing for the release of documents related to national monuments.

Monday, February 26, 2018


MFIA Clinic Urges FISA Court of Review to Protect Public Access

On February 23, 2018, Yale's Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic (MFIA) and the ACLU filed a brief before the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court of Review (FISCR) urging the appellate court to recognize that judicial opinions of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) should be public.

Monday, February 19, 2018


Editorial: Time to shed light on FISA warrant's 'secrets'

The Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic is mentioned in an editorial about efforts to make public the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court order regarding surveillance of Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

Monday, February 5, 2018


The Times Asks Court to Unseal Documents on Surveillance of Carter Page

The New York Times reports that it is being represented by the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic in its request to have the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court unseal documents related to the surveillance of former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

Thursday, January 18, 2018


Connecticut Joins Other States Challenging FCC's Net Neutrality Ruling

Thomas Kadri, a resident fellow with the Information Society Project, is quoted in an article about state's rights as it relates to the fight for Net Neutrality.

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