Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Ramis Wadood ’21 was interviewed on Connecticut Public Radio about cases before the Supreme Court that argue to preserve the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. The Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic is representing clients in one of the cases.
Students and faculty from the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) attended the DACA arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court today. From left to right: Professor Michael Wishnie, Professor Marisol Orihuela, Armando Ghinaglia Socorro ’21, Professor Muneer Ahmad, Laura Kokotailo ’20, Edgar Melgar ’20, Camila Bustos ’21, and Ramis Wadood ’21.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in a case brought by the Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) and co-counsel, along with other related cases, challenging the Trump Administration’s recission of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
The Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) is mentioned in an Associated Press story about the cases before the Supreme Court that argue to preserve the program known as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. WIRAC is representing clients in one of the cases being argued today at the High Court.
Monday, November 11, 2019
The Worker and Immigrant Rights Advocacy Clinic (WIRAC) is mentioned in a Hartford Courant article about a new Connecticut law that prohibits cooperation with ICE by state judiciary in immigration matters.
Sunday, November 10, 2019
The Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a WNPR story about a class-action lawsuit involving veterans who say they’ve been wrongfully denied discharge upgrades.
Friday, November 8, 2019
Federal Court rejects motion to dismiss and orders discovery in a class action lawsuit for Navy and Marine Corps Veterans with PTSD.
Friday, October 18, 2019
Anna Kaur ’21 is quoted and the Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic is mentioned in a Washington Post story about a lawsuit challenging the Virginia Department of Corrections regarding access to executions. The four media outlets are represented in part by the Clinic.
Monday, October 14, 2019
Students from the San Francisco Affirmative Litigation Project at Yale Law School (SFALP) assisted in securing a major ruling with nationwide ramifications for immigrant families.
2019–2020 Kerry Fellows from Yale Law School: Andrea de Sá ’20, Max Goldberg ’22, Annie Himes ’21, Brian Kim ’21, Katherine Fang ’22, J. Elizabeth Allan ’21, and Isa Qasim ’20.
Thursday, October 10, 2019
Seven Yale Law School students are among the 20 newly named Kerry Fellows who will work with former Secretary of State John Kerry on pressing global challenges as part of Yale University’s Kerry Initiative.