Friday, May 29, 2020

Fellow Spotlight: Bernstein Postgraduate Fellow Britta Redwood ’17

Current Robert L. Bernstein Fellow Britta Redwood ’17 is spending her fellowship year at the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR), where she works within the organization’s International Crimes and Accountability Program.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Fellow Spotlight: Robina Postgraduate Fellow Mara Redlich Revkin ’16

Mara Redlich Revkin ’16, a 2019 Robina Fellow, spent her fellowship working in Iraq the International Organization for Migration (IOM).

Friday, May 1, 2020

Clinic Releases Recommendations on Health, Human Rights in Federal Prisons and Immigration Detention During COVID-19

The Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Law Clinic has released a set of national recommendations to address the crisis of COVID-19 in prisons, jails, and immigration detention centers across the United States.

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Clinic Calls on UN to Condemn Use of CT Supermax for Incarcerated COVID Patients

Yale Law School’s Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic submitted a letter to the United Nations arguing that isolating sick prisoners in Connecticut’s Northern Correctional Institution, a facility the letter calls “punitive by design,” violates international law.

Monday, April 20, 2020

2020 Bernstein and Robina Human Rights Fellowships Announced

The Schell Center for International Human Rights announced the recipients of its postgraduate fellowships for the 2020–21 year.

Friday, April 17, 2020

Clinic Urges UN and International Red Cross to Protect Palestinian Prisoners from COVID-19

The Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic in partnership with the Center for Constitutional Rights, urged protections for Palestinian prisoners from COVID-19.

Friday, April 3, 2020

Fellow Spotlight: Bernstein Postgraduate Fellow Andrew Udelsman ’17

Current Robert L. Bernstein Fellow Andrew Udelsman ’17 is spending his fellowship year at the Texas Civil Rights Project as a Legal Fellow.

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Advocates Urge Prisoner Releases Before Virus Strikes

The Lowenstein International Human Rights Law Clinic is mentioned in a CT News Junkie article about groups that are advocating for the release of prisoners in an effort to avoid the spread of the COVID-19 virus within Connecticut prisons.

Thursday, March 5, 2020

Students Tackle Challenges in International Law as Salzburg Cutler Fellows

Students from Yale Law School were selected to join their peers from 13 other leading U.S. law schools in Washington, D.C. to explore the future of public and private international law at the eighth annual Salzburg Cutler Fellows Program.

Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Alfred Brownell Joins Schell Center as Spring 2020 Visiting Fellow

Alfred Brownell, an internationally recognized environmental activist and lawyer from Liberia, joins the Schell Center as a Tom & Andi Human Rights Fellow for 2020–21.