Tuesday, February 25, 2020

EBaY Win Vacates Murder Conviction

The Ethics Bureau at Yale (EBaY) helped vacate a decades-old murder conviction in California.

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

For Many Who Cleaned Up a Nuclear Mess, a Key Ruling Comes Too Late

The work of the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times article about the Clinic’s success on behalf of elderly veterans denied disability benefits for illnesses they suffered as a result of their work cleaning up a 1966 nuclear bomb disaster in Spain.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Liman Center and LSO Announce Inaugural Curtis-Liman Clinical Fellow

The Arthur Liman Center for Public Interest Law and the Jerome N. Frank Legal Services Organization at Yale Law School are pleased to announce that Alex Wang has been selected to be the first Curtis-Liman Clinical Fellow.

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Protect Veterans From Fraud

A report by the Veterans Legal Services Clinic is mentioned in a New York Times editorial.

Monday, December 30, 2019

Clinic Assists Former Senators in Drafting Impeachment Trial Memorandum

Shortly after the impeachment inquiry began, the Peter Gruber Rule of Law Clinic at Yale Law School commenced work with former U.S. Senators Russ Feingold and Chuck Hagel to prepare a detailed Memorandum to current U.S. Senators in anticipation of a potential Senate impeachment trial.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Yale Law Students Help Nearly 1,600 Veterans Win Class Certification for Radiation Exposure

Meghan Brooks ’19, Lily Halperin ’21, and John Super ’20 are quoted in the Connecticut Law Tribune on the victory in a class action suit challenging the Veterans Affairs’ refusal to provide disability compensation to veterans exposed to ionizing radiation.

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Federal Appeals Court Reinstates NAACP Census Suit

The Rule of Law Clinic secured a big win on December 19, 2019, when a federal judge reinstated a lawsuit challenging the federal government's inadequate plans for conducting the 2020 Census.

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Dwight Group To Rehab Historic Building, Add Child Care

Clinical Lecturer in Law Emilee Gaebler and the Community and Economic Development Clinic are mentioned in a New Haven Independent article about plans for a long-empty building purchased by a neighborhood group.

Monday, December 9, 2019

Court Certifies Class of Veterans Exposed to Radiation

The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims certified a class of elderly disabled veterans exposed to ionizing radiation while cleaning up a nuclear bomb disaster in Palomares, Spain, in 1966.