Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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.
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
The Floyd Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression at Yale Law School recently filed an amicus brief prepared by the Media Freedom & Information Access (MFIA) Clinic to support a First Amendment challenge to a Maryland law that prohibits the broadcasting of audio transcripts that the state’s courts routinely make of criminal proceedings.
Monday, April 6, 2020
A federal judge in New York has ordered a First Amendment lawsuit filed by Yale’s Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic (MFIA) against President Donald Trump to proceed into discovery.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
A ruling from a federal judge on February 25, 2020, will dramatically expand the public’s right to access results of clinical trials studying drugs and medical devices.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
The Media Freedom and Information Access (MFIA) Clinic at Yale Law School scored a major win when a Massachusetts district judge ordered the unsealing of documents from grand juries convened during the Pentagon Papers case.
Monday, February 10, 2020
A statement from the Floyd Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression at Yale Law School on the Retaliation Against Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman.
Friday, February 7, 2020
The Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression and the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic (MFIA) at Yale Law School will host a discussion panel of current issues facing journalists and their lawyers.
Thursday, December 12, 2019
Floyd Abrams Clinical Lecturer in Law and Senior Research Scholar in Law David Schulz ’78 is quoted in the Washington Post about the media’s First Amendment rights.