Friday, June 5, 2020


The Impact of Police Violence on Health

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey L. Meares was interviewed on WHYY about how to improve relations between the police and the public.

Thursday, June 4, 2020


Police violence: “Officers must be accountable for each other”

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey Meares is quoted in a EuroNews report on issues around police accountability.

Thursday, June 4, 2020


What the protesters want and why they might not get it

Justice Collaboratory member Professor Vesla Weaver of Johns Hopkins University spoke to Vox about the policy suggestions of the Kerner Commission.

Thursday, June 4, 2020


Residents Call For Police Reform, Dismantling Systemic Racism in Connecticut

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey L. Meares is interviewed on WNPR about protests in Connecticut responding to the police killing of George Floyd.

Thursday, June 4, 2020


George Floyd’s Death Is a Failure of Generations of Leadership — A Commentary by Elizabeth Hinton

Elizabeth Hinton is an incoming professor of history, law and African-American studies at Yale and member of the Justice Collaboratory at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020


“Not being fully free”: The toll of everyday racism on black Americans

Justice Collaboratory member Professor Phillip Atiba Goff (John Jay College of Criminal Justice and President of the Center for Policing Equity) spoke to NBC News about racism in America. 

Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Q&A with the Justice Collaboratory on Police Reform and Procedural Justice

Members of the Justice Collaboratory provide constructive steps forward in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020


What’s behind racial disparities in American policing — and how to solve them

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey L. Meares is interviewed on the PBS NewsHour about the protests over George Floyd’s death and the treatment of black Americans by police.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020


Experts: Obama-Era Policing Guidelines Should Be Revisited

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tracey L. Meares is interviewed on NBC Connecticut about protests in the state and aaround the country.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020


Chicago police and city leaders defend handling of protests and looting as questions swirl over response some found lacking

Macklin Fleming Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology and Founding Director of The Justice Collaboratory Tom Tyler is quoted in a Chicago Tribune article on that city’s response to protests over the death of George Floyd.

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