Monday, March 8, 2021
WIII White Paper Series Tackles Responses to Misinformation
The Wikimedia/Yale Law School Initiative on Intermediaries and Information (WIII) announced the launch of a new white paper series which explores novel regulatory responses to misinformation.
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
Supreme Court Term Limits—Here’s the Best Option
Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in Bloomberg Law about Supreme Court term limits.
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Democracy Is Weakening Right in Front of Us
The New York Times
Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in the New York Times about the effect of social media on democracy.
Wednesday, February 3, 2021
Trump’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Impeachment Defenses
Slate / The Gist
Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin was interviewed on Slate’s podcast, The Gist, about political polarization.
A crowd gathers at the U.S. Supreme Court after its ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states was delivered on June 26, 2015. Rena Schild/Shutterstock.com
Monday, January 4, 2021
Professor Balkin Edits Book on Obergefell v. Hodges
In a new book edited by Professor Jack Balkin, legal scholars rewrite the Supreme Court’s landmark gay rights decision in Obergefell v. Hodges.
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
ISP Launches Digital Future White Paper Series
The Information Society Project (ISP) at Yale Law School announced the launch of its Digital Future White Paper Series, which will highlight novel challenges for regulation, inviting participation by academics, researchers, technologists and legal practitioners.
Monday, July 13, 2020
Trump keeps focus elsewhere as COVID-19 cases continue steep climb
The Boston Globe
YLS clinical lecturer and executive director of the Information Society Project Nikolas Guggenberger is quoted in the Boston Globe about President Trump’s messaging around the COVID-19 pandemic.
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
MFIA Clinic Receives $200,000 Contribution from Craig Newmark Philanthropies
A grant from Craig Newmark Philanthropies will help advance the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic’s core mission of defending the rights of journalists and promoting transparency.
Monday, June 8, 2020
ISP and Abrams Institute Call for Protections for Protestors and the Press
A statement from the Information Society Project and the Floyd Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression.
Friday, May 29, 2020
Twitter helped make Trump president. Now they’re at war
The Boston Globe
YLS clinical lecturer and Executive Director of the Information Society Project Nikolas Guggenberger is quoted in a Boston Globe article about President Trump’s relationship with Twitter.