Wednesday, February 24, 2021


America’s promise: Yale experts on how to achieve a more equitable society

Walton Hamilton Professor of Law and faculty director of the Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares spoke to Yale News about advancing racial equity through addressing issues related to injustice in the criminal legal system.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021


Justice Collaboratory Starts Partnership with Connecticut Department of Correction

The Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School recently started on a promising new partnership with the Connecticut State Department of Correction.

Thursday, January 28, 2021


After The Capitol Attack, Does Police MAGA Sentiment Cross The Line?

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares spoke to National Public Radio about Trump-supporting police.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021


Working for Justice

The careers of recent Yale Law School graduates working as prosecutors, defense attorneys, and advocates have been shaped by high-profile incidents of violence and bipartisan calls for criminal justice reform.

Tuesday, January 26, 2021


Defining Policing Is Essential to Reform It — A Commentary by Jorge X. Camacho ’10

Jorge X. Camacho is a Clinical Lecturer in Law and the Policing, Law, and Policy Director of the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Monday, January 25, 2021


Innovative Gun Violence Course Generates Novel Journal Issue

The Solomon Center for Health Law & Policy and the Justice Collaboratory have teamed up to publish a groundbreaking special issue of The Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics (JLME) devoted to the gun violence epidemic.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021


White Riot

JC member Professor Jennifer Richeson contributed to an opinion piece that there is compelling evidence to suggest the some of what we have witnessed this past week is a reflection of the angst, anger, and refusal to accept an “America”’ in which White (Christian) Americans are losing dominance, be it political, material, or cultural.

Monday, January 4, 2021


Experts Say The Pandemic Coincided With The Largest One-Year Rise In Homicide Rates

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law Tracey Meares spoke to NPR’s All Things Considered about reasons for the rise in violent crime during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sunday, January 3, 2021


Homicides and shootings are on the rise nationwide. Boston is no different.

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares is quoted in a Boston Globe article about a rise in violent crime in Boston during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tuesday, December 15, 2020


What Black People Really Think About the Police

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares is quoted in the New Republic about attitudes toward policing within the Black community.

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