Monday, July 16, 2018


Prosecutor: 2 immigrant children to be reunited with parents

CT Post

Hannah Schoen ’19 is quoted in a story about the release of two children being held in Connecticut and a reunion with their parents after being separated at the U.S. border. The children are being represented by the Connecticut Legal Services and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic at Yale Law School.

Sunday, July 15, 2018


Editorial: Connecticut should end practice of ‘prison gerrymandering’

New Haven Register

Ashley Hall ’19 is quoted in an editorial in support of a lawsuit filed last month by the NAACP and the Rule of Law Clinic charging the Connecticut with prison gerrymandering.

Friday, July 13, 2018


UPDATED: Detention of Immigrant Children in Conn. Custody Ruled Unconstitutional

Law.com

A federal judge in Connecticut ruled that the separation of two children taken from their parents at the U.S.-Mexico border is unconstitutional. The case was argued in court by Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08. Hannah Schoen ’19 and Carolyn O’Connor ’18, with the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic, are quoted.

Friday, July 13, 2018


Policing, Legal Estrangement, and Marginality

Vera Institute of Justice

Associate Professor of Law Monica Bell ’09 is interviewed about her scholarship into the issues around policing in urban and marginalized communities.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Cities In Distress: What Chicago's Bankruptcy May Look Like—A Commentary by Adam Levitin and David Schleicher

Law 360

Adam J. Levitin is the Agnes N. Williams Research Professor and Professor of Law at Georgetown University and David Schleicher is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Federal judge delays decision on reuniting children with parents in immigration case

CT Mirror

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 is quoted in a story about a hearing on whether to reunite two children being held in Connecticut with their parents after being separated at the U.S. border. The children are being represented by the Connecticut Legal Services and the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018


Supreme Court Justices Should Be Elected—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 9, 2018


A Liberal’s Case for Brett Kavanaugh—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

The New York Times

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 9, 2018


Ill. inmate says he has been locked up for decades by impostor, not real judge

InJustice Watch

Harvey Karp Visiting Lecturer in Law Stephen Bright is quoted in an article about an inmate’s efforts to overturn his conviction, contending that the judge who sentenced him did not legally win his seat on the bench.

Monday, July 9, 2018


What Is Federalism in Healthcare For?—A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 & Nicole Huberfeld

Stanford Law Review

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Solomon Center for Health Law and Policy, Yale Law School; Nicole Huberfeld is Professor of Health Law, Ethics & Human Rights, Boston University School of Public Health, Professor of Law, Boston University School of Law.

Monday, July 9, 2018


Immigrant Children In Connecticut Sue After Being Separated From Parents

WNPR

The Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic’s case on behalf of two children, taken from their parents at the U.S.- Mexico border and sent to a Connecticut facility, suing the federal government is discussed.

Sunday, July 8, 2018


Young Women Face First Fight Over Abortion—A Commentary by Rachel Kogan ’19 and Erica Turret ’20

The Hartford Courant

Rachel Kogan ’19 and Erica Turret ’20 are students at Yale Law School.

Saturday, July 7, 2018


Two Children Held In Connecticut After Separation From Parents At Border Sue Government

The Hartford Courant

Clinical Associate Professor of Law Marisol Orihuela ’08 is quoted in an article about two children, taken from their parents at the U.S.- Mexico border and sent to a Connecticut facility, who are suing the federal government with the help of the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic. 

Friday, July 6, 2018


Two immigrant children in Connecticut sue over family separations

CT Mirror

A report on two children, taken from their parents at the U.S.- Mexico border and sent to a Connecticut facility, who are suing the federal government with the help of the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic.

Thursday, July 5, 2018


Inside the AEL’s celebrated summer school

EUI Life

Professor of Law Samuel Moyn is quoted in a report on his lecture at the Academy of European Law summer session.

Thursday, July 5, 2018


The Muslim ban expands the cruel policy of family separation—A Commentary by Rachel Brown ’20 and Georgia Travers ’19

The Washington Post

Rachel Brown ’20 and Georgia Travers ’19 are students at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018


The Muslim Ban Expands the Cruel Policy of Family Separation— A Commentary by Rachel Brown '20 and Georgia Travers '19

The Washington Post

Rachel Brown '20 and Georgia Travers '19 are students at Yale Law School and co-authors of the report “Window Dressing the Muslim Ban: Reports of Waivers and Mass Denials From Yemeni-American Families Stuck in Limbo.”

Monday, July 2, 2018


What Justice Kennedy's Legacy Could Mean for the Future of the Supreme Court—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar '84

TIME

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

Monday, July 2, 2018


Just Security Podcast: Harold Koh and Cristina Rodríguez on the Travel Ban

Just Security

Sterling Professor of International Law Harold Hongju Koh and Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez '00 were featured on a podcast discussing the travel ban.

Friday, June 29, 2018


The End of Abortion—A Commentary by Reva Siegel

The New York Times

Professor Reva Siegel is the Nicholas deB. Katzenbach Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Thursday, June 28, 2018


Trump v. Hawaii: Korematsu’s Ghost and National Security Masquerades—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Just Security

Harold Hongju Koh is Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, June 28, 2018


The Other Side of the Battle to Replace Justice Kennedy—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.”

Thursday, June 28, 2018


NAACP Alleges Inmate Count Practice Weakens Urban Districts

Associated Press

Rich Medina ’18 is quoted in an article about a lawsuit filed against the state of Connecticut by the NAACP with the assistance of the Rule of Law Clinic over how the state counts its prisoners when crafting legislative districts.

Thursday, June 28, 2018


NAACP, Yale Law sue state over ‘prison gerrymandering’

New Haven Register

Ashley Hall ’19 is quoted about a lawsuit filed against the state of Connecticut by the NAACP with the assistance of the Rule of Law Clinic over how the state counts its prisoners when crafting legislative districts.

Thursday, June 28, 2018


The Fight to Replace Kennedy Has Already Begun—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg.com

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 

Thursday, June 28, 2018


Pivotal Court Case Could Determine The Future Of The Affordable Care Act

WNPR

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is quoted in a story on the latest efforts by the Trump administration to change the Affordable Care Act.

Wednesday, June 27, 2018


Did Anthony Kennedy Just Destroy His Own Legacy?

Politico

Sterling Professor of Law Robert C. Post ’77 and Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 contributed to a discussion on the legacy of Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


The Court Ruled Correctly on the Travel Ban—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

The New York Times

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor of Law Emeritus at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


Supreme Court Upholds "Travel Ban 3.0"

WBEZ Chicago

Lecturer in Law, Senior Research Scholar in Law, and Robina Foundation Visiting Human Rights Fellow Lucas Guttentag was interviewed about the travel ban.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


Justice Kennedy reminds Trump he is not above the law—A Commentary by Vikram David Amar ’88 and Akhil Reed Amar ’84

CNN

Akhil Reed Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School and Vikram Amar ’88 is the dean and the Iwan Foundation Professor of Law at the University of Illinois College of Law in Urbana-Champaign.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


The Surprising Consequences of the Supreme Court Cases That Changed Sexual Harassment Law 20 Years Ago

TIME

Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences Vicki Schultz is quoted in an article about two 1998 cases that went before the Supreme Court and changed how the law approaches workplace sexual harassment. 

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


Trump Travel Ban: How It Affects the Countries

The New York Times

Diala Shamas ’11 is quoted and the Rule of Law Clinic is mentioned in an article about how the travel ban affects different countries.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018


The U.S. says it gives waivers for Trump’s travel ban. We haven’t seen any.

The Washington Post

Liman Fellow Sirine Shebaya questions Trump Administration’s representations about travel ban waivers.

Monday, June 25, 2018


What Rights Are Afforded To People Who Cross The U.S. Border Illegally

NPR/ All Things Considered

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is interviewed about the rights of those who cross the border illegally. 

Monday, June 25, 2018


What constitutional rights do undocumented immigrants have?

PBS News Hour

Leighton Homer Surbeck Professor of Law Cristina Rodríguez ’00 is interviewed about the rights of those who cross the border illegally. 

Monday, June 25, 2018


Key Question for Judge in Weinstein Case: Can Other Accusers Testify?

The New York Times

Professor of Law Steven Duke ’61 LLM is quoted in an article about which accusers may be allowed to testify in the Harvey Weinstein trial.

Friday, June 22, 2018


Forman: We’re Expelling Our Own, Too

New Haven Independent

Professor of Law James Forman, Jr. ’92 was interviewed.

Thursday, June 21, 2018


The Wealthy Atlanta Suburb Fighting to Secede From Its City

Bloomberg Businessweek

Professor of Law David Schleicher is quoted in an article about a wealthy Georgia suburb that wants to succeed from its city.

Thursday, June 21, 2018


How to Regulate During a Financial Crisis

The Regulatory Review

Scholarship by Sterling Professor of Law Roberta Romano ’80 is discussed.

Wednesday, June 20, 2018


How the Government Can Lower Drug Prices

The New York Times

Scholarship by Professor of Law Amy Kapczynski ’03, Hannah Brennan ’13, Christine Monahan ’16, and Zain Rizvi ’17 is cited in a commentary about ways the federal government could curb rising drug prices.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018


Wrongfully Convicted

The New York Review of Books

Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law and Knight Distinguished Journalist in Residence Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL reviews several books dealing with wrongful conviction.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018


An Obamacare Case So Wrong It Has Provoked a Bipartisan Outcry—A Commentary by Jonathan H. Adler and Abbe R. Gluck ’00

The New York Times

Jonathan H. Adler is a professor of law at the Case Western Reserve University School of Law and Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Tuesday, June 19, 2018


In a First, Yale and Stanford Law Journals Team Up for #MeToo Project

Law.com

Ford Foundation Professor of Law and Social Sciences Vicki Schultz is quoted in an article about a joint symposium to help people better understand sexual harassment.

 

Friday, June 15, 2018


Senators urge Pentagon to rethink sending military lawyers to be immigration prosecutors

Stars and Stripes

Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law Eugene Fidell is quoted in an article about the use of military lawyers in the immigration crisis.

Thursday, June 14, 2018


The Mask It Wears

London Review of Books

A review of Professor of Law Samuel Moyn's book Not Enough: Human Rights in an Unequal World.

Thursday, June 14, 2018


They Fought Over The Last Obamacare Lawsuit, But They Agree This One Is Nonsense

Huffington Post

Professor of Law Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is cited in an article about the lawsuit challenging the Affordable Care Act.

Thursday, June 14, 2018


Strange Bedfellows in the Texas Lawsuit Over the Affordable Care Act—A Commentary by Abbe R. Gluck ’00 and Nick Bagley

Take Care

Abbe R. Gluck ’00 is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Nick Bagley is a Professor of Law at University of Michigan Law School.

Thursday, June 14, 2018


Hearing examines prosecutor in Penn State probe

Philly.com

George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law Larry Fox is quoted in an article about a case before the Pennsylvania disciplinary board for lawyers regarding the conduct of a former state prosecutor.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018


The Singapore summit’s three big takeaways—A Commentary by Mira Rapp-Hooper

The Washington Post

Mira Rapp-Hooper is a Senior Research Scholar in Law at Yale Law School and a Senior Fellow at the Paul Tsai China Center.

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